Archive for the ‘Mechanical’ Category

Design / Senior Design Engineer (Cambridgeshire)

July 9, 2010

Design / Senior Design Engineer

Our client is an AlM-listed plc that was founded in 2000 to develop and commercialise a revolutionary fluid handling technology protected by over 60 granted and pending patents that utilises steam or compressed gas at supersonic speeds as its motive power and has applications across a wide range of industries, presenting huge opportunities for growth.

Location: Cambridgeshire

Key Roles:-

* Lead in the generation of concepts and layouts of systems in CAD; provide tolerance analysis of product designs and preparation of technical reports as necessary to support project development.

* Work with colleagues on all stages of product delivery from concept design through development and testing to customer installation and implementation to ensure a thorough and holistic approach is adopted at all times to develop leading edge products which commercially utilise the unique features of the Technology.

* Support liaison with clients at an all stages of projects, getting involved in defining work programmes and reporting on requirements and results to ensure a comprehensive and effective working relationship.

* Support the development, analysis and interpretation of trial programmes to meet the projects requirements. Use data and results to define further experimental protocols, including:
Defining success criteria;
Defining data that requires logging;
Ensure success criteria can be met by apparatus;
Defining resource/equipment requirements based upon trial protocol;
Collecting, logging, analysing, and storing detailed trial data in a form such that it can be recalled efficiently and usefully;
Report writing.

* Degree qualified in a suitable field – engineering or similar
* A sound and detailed engineering knowledge; both theoretical and practical.
* Have an appreciation of IP protection and the patent filing process – able to spot IP opportunities and formulise them.

* Experience in a related and appropriate field of new technology engineering design.
* Experience of project work and proven ability to drive projects to a successful conclusion
* Significant 3D CAD experience, preferably solidworks. Ideally hands on experience in leading mechanical design, stress analysis, and other CAD analysis tools.
* Demonstrate an ability to deliver quality at all times within a changing and robust environment
* Delivery of key goals to support organisational success; personal accomplishment and that of others.

An understanding and/or experience in areas such as algae and starch would be useful as well as liquid prepared food processing, fermentation, pasteurisation, or oil & gas or bio-fuels would be an added plus, as would thermal dynamics, heat and fluid flow and possibly pumps.

Please send your CV.

Business Development Manager (Aerospace) London

July 8, 2010

My client is well established Sub Contract Machining company providing service to Aerospace Market. Our client is providing High Precision Milling and Turning using modern CNC equipment.

We are looking for a Sales Engineer to play a lead role in the expansion of the customer base. The role will entail establishing contact and visiting new potential customers, the preparation and submission of quotations, assisting and reporting to the Director. The Ideal candidate should have experience in the Sub Contract high precision Industry and any contact in Aerospace industry will be advantageous.

Tooling Design Engineer West Yorkshire)

June 29, 2010

Our well established client is looking for Tooling Design Engineer.

Experience in using ME10 cad, Solidworks, FEA packages (Marc modelling) will be required.


*Design and development of tooling for all products manufactured.
*Day to Day technical trouble shooting on production lines.
*Review of new product enquires, quotations for new products and re-engineering of existing products to increase output.
*Development of Standard Operating Procedures in line with company requirements
*FEA modelling of rolls and products to optimize drafts and tool life..
*Degree in Engineering Discipline (or appropriate experience)
*Experience of heat treatment plant and equipment