Mechanical Project Design Engineer

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Our client, based in the Newry/Armagh area, is widely recognised as a leading player within their niche manufacturing design sector. As a result of recent and future exceptional growth success and projections, they now wish to recruit an experienced Project Design Engineer.
They are recruiting an experienced mechanical project design engineer to work on innovative plants, mobile machinery and other bespoke projects. The person would have a keen eye for detail and be able to integrate well in a team as well as working on their own initiative.
? Design heavy plant equipment using 3D and 2D CAD systems
? Produce detailed manufacture and assembly drawings for production
? Generate bill of materials for purchasing
? Liaise closely with production department to ensure designs can be manufactured with optimal efficiency
? Prepare layout drawings and design specifications for presentation to customers
? Manage projects from conception to completion
? Visit customers site, when necessary, to attend design/project review meetings, take on site measurements and attend installations.
? Produce technical files and maintenance manuals when required

The Person

? Minimum of 4 years' experience as a design engineer
? 3rd level education in Mechanical Engineering/Design (BENG or BSc)
? 2D and 3D experience (Auto CAD and SolidWorks)
? Sound knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes
? Excellent time management and communication skills
? Logical thinker with good analytical and problem-solving skills
? Excellent people and interpersonal skills
? Proficient in Microsoft Office
A salary within the range of ?35,000 - ?40,000 per annum will be on offer to the successful candidate (negotiable based on experience).