Mechanical Design - 3D Modelling, Sheet Metal, Solidworks, Creo, Autoc

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31st March initially
Tiger Resourcing Solutions Ltd
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Mechanical Design - 3D Modelling, Sheet Metal, Solidworks, Creo, Autocad

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To capture engineering sub-system requirements and identify suitable validation techniques
  • Take ownership of the Mechanical Design Engineering project plans and updates which they are working on.
  • Full technical responsibility for designs produced by self and supervised engineers.
  • Assume the role of Project Lead' for specific projects, as requested.
  • Assist in recruitment of staff when required
  • Continually improve processes and act as technical mentor to others.
  • Responsibility for Mechanical Engineering to fulfil customer or development requirements, through design, component specification, prototype, testing and full documentation stages.
  • Provide technical assistance and advice to Management during bids and proposals.
  • Produce detailed estimates of design content of proposals and assist in the compiling of manufacturing cost estimates.
  • To assess the validity of the various design and manufacturing proposals - for maximum cost effectiveness on the particular project.
  • To prepare Systems and Engineering specifications to obtain quotations from sub-contractors and material suppliers.

Minimum Job Requirements:



  • Minimum HND/HNC in a relevant engineering field, or equivalent supported by extensive relevant design experience


  • BEng/BSc/MEng in Mechanical Engineering, General Engineering or Design Engineering or a relevant engineering field, with demonstrable post qualification experience
  • PRINCE 2 Qualified
  • Chartered Engineer, or working towards Chartered Status - CEng or equivalent



  • Experience in a senior/supervisory role
  • 3D Solid modelling and drawing experience using CREO. Other CAD experience will be considered.
  • 3D cabling/advanced modelling or surfacing experience in Solidworks 2016
  • Experience with Windchill, EPDM or similar PLM software
  • MS Office
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD version 2002 and 2009 for creating 2D drawings
  • Experience of designing castings, sheet metalwork, moldings, electronic harnesses and electro-mechanical module design.
  • Experience of testing and evaluating prototypes.
  • Technical writing experience, particularly with regard to test/product specifications.


  • Previous demonstrable experience of designing revenue collection equipment, vending machines or special purpose machinery would be highly desirable.
  • Extensive experience in a Mechanical Design environment
  • Membership of or working towards membership of an Engineering Professional body.
  • Industrial design/rapid concept design experience.
  • Previous experience of producing component, wiring and schematic diagram drawings.