Mechanical Engineer

21 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Engineer

Location: Nottingham

Salary: Competitive

About Us

Newson Gale (part of the Hoerbiger group) is an innovative, forward thinking company and a market leader in providing static control solutions in hazardous areas. With an experienced network of distributors worldwide, the company has offices in the UK, US, Germany and Singapore and is enjoying year on year growth.

The Role

As a Mechanical Design Engineer within our Engineering team based in Nottingham you will be required to:

  • Carry out design work
  • Detail tolerances and rendering on all existing and new parts and products in the Newson Gale portfolio
  • Create part numbers and bill of materials for piece parts and assemblies in the business system,
  • Create and/or update 2D and 3D drawings that will be used for engineering, purchasing, work instructions, product manuals, data sheets, customer installation etc
  • Design production fixtures, fittings, jigs and a range of hazardous area approved cast aluminum and GRP enclosures whilst working within agreed budget guidelines

Through our comprehensive internal training and your desire to be an expert in your field you will work hard to possess and maintain a sound technical knowledge and understanding of all our products. You will have the drive, passion and enthusiasm which will enable Newson Gale to grow and improve their product range to ensure we retain our market leader position.

To be considered for this role as a Mechanical Design Engineer you must possess the following;

  •  A degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience in a 2D/3D CAD environment with Solid Edge or other well-known package/s
  • Experience of designing within the requirements of ISO9001 quality system
  • Experience of ATEX/IECEx hazardous area products and design
  • Experience of sheet metal work, casting and/or injection moulding design an  advantage
  • Experience of finite element analysis an advantage
  • The ability to communicate effectively across various disciplines and be credible in the role
  • Be a highly motivated self-starter committed to driving the business forward

In return the successful candidate will benefit from:

  • A competitive salary dependant on the level of experience
  • Excellent bonus opportunities
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Cover under our income protection and life assurance schemes
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Onsite car parking.