Mechanical Development Engineer - Worthing
Mechanical Development Engineer Salary range: £25,000-35,000 Based in Worthing, West Sussex A role focused on all aspects of New Product Development (NPD) and continued development within the R&D department for our existing product portfolio. We specialise in a wide range of electro-mechanical solutions including fluid analysis equipment, mechanical analysis (condition monitoring) equipment used in detection and treatment of system wear, emission sensors, vibration sensors, and various bespoke customer products. We offer a varied workload and the opportunity to gain skills across several industries and technical engineering disciplines. Your immediate tasks in role will involve supporting NPD activities, resourcing and running own projects, assisting production support, updating and creating drawings, BoMs, and reactive prototyping of systems to prove changes and new designs. - Prototyping and validation testing of products - BoM maintenance and support including PCBs - Creation of engineering drawings - R&D Documentation - test plans, engineering reports, test results etc. - Leading small projects, particularly bespoke customer developments - Use of Project Life Cycle Management software Experience & skills required: - Degree qualified in a mechanical engineering discipline - Have at least 1-3 years industry experience - Know how to dimension up a drawing - Basic understanding of electro-mechanical, hydraulic systems and/or test equipment - Knowledge and ability to work out how system components fit together - Experience of 3D CAD and creating new engineering drawings (we use Autodesk Inventor) - Experience of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GDTs), tolerance analysis/stacks and different styles of product layouts - Ability to work individually and within a mixed engineering team, managing individual work packages under time constraints To apply for the position of Mechanical Development Engineer based in Worthing please hit apply or send your CV to or for more information please contact Michael Lukoczyk at Proactive Technical Recruitment, Milton Keynes office Proactive Technical Recruitment is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Proactive Technical Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.