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Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

Innovative Technology Ltd Lancashire Competitive

We are a highly progressive manufacturer of state of the art cash handling equipment and are looking for a talented design engineer with experience gained in a high volume industry.

You will collaborate throughout the product lifecycle with our Development team consisting of Software Engineers, Electronic Engineers and Scientists.

Our products are complex and the work is challenging as we strive to use innovative technologies in our designs.

In your role you will:

- Take the lead role on designated design projects
- Mechanical design including prototypes and product improvements
- Produce 3D design layouts ensuring functionality and manufacturability of all components; maintain and update engineering drawings
- Advise on product build to our offshore production team in China
- Define component specifications for tooling; advise on component manufacture offshore
- Provide technical expertise to internal customers i.e. Customer Support, offshore manufacturing, global Sales teams, and to external customers
- Apply problem solving skills to address design and functional issues

Qualifications: Mechanical Engineering, Product Design or qualified by experience

Skills & Experience

- Creative product design work incorporating plastic, injection-moulded parts
- Ability to read and interpret CAD drawings, ideally NX
- Excellent communication skills; high level of verbal and written English
- The ability to work to tight timescales in a challenging environment

Staff Benefits

- Competitive salaries
- Opportunities for career progression
- Educational sponsorship for personal development
- Flexible working hours and 24 days holiday
05 September 2013
11 September 2013
Engineering
Full Time
Permanent
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