Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Louth
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH105784_1492689608
Contact Name: Rebekah Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 20, 2017 13:00

Job Description

Our client is one of the UK's leading and most recognised tidal energy systems innovators within the Renewables market and are looking to hire a highly skilled Senior Mechanical Design Engineer. This position is based in Louth Ireland and pays a competitive salary of £60,000 per annum + bonus scheme, pension and other company benefits and annual leave.

This role will offer the chance to be part of a fantastically motived team while the company will offer unrivalled career development and training in order to help progress the successful applicant's personal progression.

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer duties and responsibilities;
* Design and development of the mechanical components of turbine controls. This includes design of internal and external cooling systems, electrical component skid, cabling connectors and hydraulic systems.
* All component design to be performed using 3D CAD with the design output as drawings.
* Definition of mechanical components within the turbine and/or control system.
* Assist the manufacturing & procurement department during construction of turbine systems.
* Ensure that all design work is performed as defined within Quality Management System (QMS).
* Lead and challenge design reviews.

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer desired experience;
* Mechanical Engineering Degree (Third level honours degree or equivalent).
* 10+ years relevant industrial experience within a mechanical engineering design team.
* Electrical systems experience. Packaging of complex electro mechanical systems, including cabling, connectors and hydraulic systems.
* Excellent 3D CAD skills; preferably SolidWorks (Pro/E Creo/Catia or similar 3D modelling package).
* Ability to work in a cross discipline environment - electrical, industrialisation, projects, software, R&D etc.
* Ability to produce hand calculations to back up designs and carry out "sanity checks" on FEA results.
* FEA experience (preferably ANSYS).
* SAP and/or PDM experience. Knowledge of documentation for manufacture.

If this sounds like something you are particularly interested in, please apply with an updated version of your CV to or feel free to give me a call on +44 207 268 9327.

For more information about this role please contact our London office

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