Mechanical Designer

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  • Sector:

    Defence, Design Engineering

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  • Salary:

    c£30.0/hour (Umbrella)

  • Contact:

    Mike Kelly

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Mechanical Designer: 6mth Contract – £30.0/hour (Umbrella) - Didcot (Oxfordshire)  
KEY Skills: Mechanical Design, 3D CAD, Solid Edge, Components, Assemblies, Manufacturing

The Role:
Mechanical designer required to undertake the detailed design of components and assemblies for a laser system, based on existing designs or concepts already developed using 3D CAD to produce all models and drawings.
You will work within an existing design team and report to a senior engineer. 
The role is based within; The Centre for Advance Laser Technologies and Applications (CALTA) and focusses on developing and supplying laser systems as part of commercial or collaborative international projects.

Duties will include:  
The production of detailed 3D CAD designs to components and assemblies. 

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced Mechanical CAD Designer qualified to ONC plus level. You will able to operate CAD to produce engineering models and manufacturing drawings
You will have a good understanding of mechanical engineering principles and experience of mechanical design and relevant engineering qualifications. 

To discuss this vacancy please contact: Mike Kelly 

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