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Graduate Design Engineer

Job Reference: HQ32546_1534242781
Location: Warwickshire
Discipline:/ Design
Salary Range:

£10 to 12 per Hour

Job Type: Contract

The Company:

An engineering company based in Warwick who manufacture life safety equipment, are seeking a graduate design engineer on a short term temporary basis. The company manufacture a wide range of fire pumps for the fire safety industry and distribute to customers globally

The Role:

We are looking for a Graduate Design Engineer to join the team immediately. The position demands good fundamental knowledge of a wide variety of mechanical engineering principles but it is not expected that the incumbent will have experience in the application of all of these. The position requires some knowledge of concept, design, development, and testing of mechanical assemblies and components, verification and validation, and process and design validation requirements.

Responsibilities & Duties:

* Support in the definition and design of mechanical systems
* Generate 3D CAD models and engineering drawings in AutoCAD
* Creation of simple 2D drawings
* Compile and maintain Bills of Materials within CAD and Business software
* Support in the verification of the robustness and longevity of critical components and assemblies using basic hand calculations
* Design with regard to cost effective manufacturing and ease of assembly
* Assist with the generation of technical documentation for tender documents or customer support information

Knowledge & Experience:

* 3D Modelling experience using CAD software
* Knowledge of mechanical or electromechanical assembly design
* Some practical experience in manufacture and assembly of mechanical systems

Behaviours & Skills:

* Enthusiastic and eager to learn/improve knowledge.
* Deadline orientated with ability to manage multiple tasks.
* Strong analytical/problem solving skills.
* Strong communication (written & verbal) & presentation skills.
* Behaviours are in line with company values and goals.

The position is working 37.5hrs per week from Monday to Friday

It's a 5 week temporary contract, and would suit a graduate returning to University soon.

Salary is between £10 - £12 p/h depending on experience and skills

Candidates MUST be available to interview and start immediately.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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