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JOB VACANCY: Good opportunity for ambitious Mechanical Design Engineer

Shortt Recruitment, on behalf of our client, are seeking to recruit for the following vacancy.

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer

Reporting to: Operations Director

This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive Portlaoise based company, operating in a specialized sector. Working as part of a small Technical/Engineering Team this is a very dynamic and interesting role.

Recommended Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelors Degree in a related field; – mechanical, mechatronics, manufacturing
  • Design experience is desired. Sheet metal and/or HVAC sector an advantage.
  • Exposure to 3D CAD software – Creo Parametric, Solid Works, etc.
  • Must be able to work on your own as well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ambition is a must

Essential Functions of the Job

  • Responsible for managing projects from initial conceptualisation to commissioning.
  • Design of components & products using Creo Parametric.
  • Maintain the technical understanding of all products and services sold by the company.
  • Provide technical support to the business development team, advise on the application of our products
  • Carry out site visits/surveys as required. Testing and commissioning of products in the factory and on site.
  • Conduct technical discussions with customers, sales reps, distributors, customer service and other colleagues personnel.
  • Visit distributors, customers and suppliers as required.
  • Create assembly instructions and routings for new value added assemblies. Maintain routings so that they accurately reflect assembly-build times.
  • Work together with employees in the development and production of sheet metal and value added products to meet customer specifications and needs.
  • Achieve the highest level of quality through planned procedures and processes, and continuously strive to improve upon all phases of operations.
  • Develop and maintain Bills of Materials on the MRP system
  • Coordinate with outside vendor’s processes and specifications to ensure customer’s requirements are met.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

CVs and Cover Letter to be send to angela@shorttrecruitment.ie

Shortt Recruitment are a Portlaoise based Recruitment Agency, providing a professional recruitment service for clients and candidates primarily in Laois and the surrounding Midland counties.  You can visit their website here. 

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