Mechanical Design Engineer

Closing Date: 2018-11-30

  • Generous Renumeration Package
  • Dynamic and Creative Working Environment
  • Specialist Design Engineering Company
  • Located in Adelaide, South Australia

If you are a mechanical or mechatronics design engineer currently working in an R&D environment, this is one of the better career opportunities you are likely to come across - an opportunity to become an important player in a specialist design company which is well known and respected as a leader in its field.

Based in Adelaide, South Australia, the company is well established and very successful in the research, design and development of innovative, market driven products with a mechanical and mechatronics focus. Design projects have included automotive mechanisms, industrial machines and equipment, consumer goods and medical and healthcare equipment.

Through consistent achievement of results, we have earned a great deal of client trust and recognition and are clearly a market leader in our field. The company has also won a series of prestigious design awards and has been granted a number of patents in recognition of its innovative and effective product design.

As part of a very exciting stage in the company's development, the role of Design Engineer has become available for a person having the ability to handle detailed engineering design and analysis work in a competitive commercial environment.

Reporting to the Technical Manager, your role will involve:

  • Participation in concept generation "brainstorming " sessions and assistance in generating concepts to meet system requirement specifications
  • 3D CAD modelling of parts and assemblies of complex systems
  • Detailed design, including generation of manufacturing drawings
  • Analysis and design activities to support the design process
  • Designing and conducting research and testing to support the design and development process
  • Setting to work and testing of prototypes
  • Liaison with manufacturers to assist in getting designs ready for production
  • Assisting in the preparation of technical reports for consulting projects such as design reviews, failure invetigations, stress analysis, concept design & feasibility studies.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Higher level tertiary qualifications in Mechanical Engineering or a similar discipline;
  • Extensive technical design experience in a commercial R&D environment (although exceptional recent graduates with aspirations to fill this role are also encouraged to apply); 
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; 
  • Have a proven track record working effectively as part of a team; 

A generous remuneration package, designed to attract the right calibre of applicant to this position, will be offered to the selected candidate.

You must have a valid visa for work in Australia or be an Australian citizen to be eligible for this job. Due to the number of applicants anticipated, only those meeting the eligibility criteria will be contacted.

Please note that Applidyne does not accept unsolicited referrals of potential candidates by recruiters or allow recruitment organisations to represent our business without prior written authorisation.

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