Mechanical Design Engineer at Mettler Toledo UK

Posted 1 week ago

Key responsibilities include:

  • Generate new conveyor/non-conveyor systems to customer specifications, from design and Bill of Material formulation, through to release for Purchasing/Production.
  • Liaise with suppliers to find optimal design solutions, whilst considering overall Lead Times.
  • Complete mechanical design checks for other members of the team, to ensure quality release of work.
  • Support Production with any issues that may arise during system build, to improve 'Right First Time'.
  • Work alongside neighbouring departments to ensure that Forward Load and Lead Time are reduced, keeping in line with business targets.
  • Develop, maintain and amend engineering design drawings using 2D and 3D CAD software packages.
  • Implement Engineering Changes accurately and within required timescales.
  • Prepare technical quotations and produce estimated costs based on new Sale requirements.
  • Ensure project costs/estimates are understood against actual costs.
  • Liaise with other departments to efficiently, and effectively resolve problems.
  • Participate in and recommend continuous improvement activities.
  • Ensure safety, health and environment is inherent in all projects.
  • Identify own training needs and communicate these through to the Design Team Leader.
What You Need to Succeed
  • Degree or HND/HNC in Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • Experience in design engineering within a low or medium volume production environment, within any or all of the following industries - conveyor manufacturing, automation solutions, distribution systems and/or packaging.
  • Experience ideally sought in selecting motors, belts and pneumatics.
  • Skilled in Inventor or similar 3D CAD software package.
  • Knowledge of CAD data management systems – ideally Teamcenter.
  • Knowledge of MRP systems – ideally SAP
Our Offer to You
  • Competitive Salary

  • 25 Days holiday + 8 bank holidays

  • Pension scheme

  • Life Assurance

  • Employee bonus

  • Flexible working