Mechanical Design Engineer

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Job Overview

Zenco Technical is currently seeking an Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join our client in Kilkenny, who are specialists in stainless steel fabrication and the design and manufacture of conveying and packaging equipment for the Food, Pharmaceutical and Beverages Industries. The work will vary across projects based in the fabrication sector. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package and a clear path for career progression.

Why Join this Company?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Excellent Scope for Progression
  • Progressive Company who Invest Heavily in R&D

Key Responsibilities/Requirements

  • Mechanical design reviews
  • Evaluate different technologies and provide recommendations with backup analysis
  • Lead mechanical development activities, providing estimates, manufacturing options etc.
  • Design and specification of mechanical services
  • Manage projects to meet specification, cost and timeline requirements
  • Provide technical support for products and production
  • Conceptional mechanical design using 3D modelling package (Solidworks)
  • Design and prototyping intricate mechanical products
  • Producing and testing prototypes
  • Liaising with suppliers
  • Ensure components and assemblies adhere to applicable industry and business standards
  • 3rd level qualification in Mechanical Engineering/Design
  • Minimum of 5+ year’s previous experience in a similar Mechanical Engineer position
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Project, Excel, Work, AutoCAD, SolidWorks is essential
  • Ability to develop fabrication drawings
  • Strong communication skills and good commercial acumen
  • Possess exceptionally good organisational skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong team player with the ability to interact with colleagues at all levels
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Self-motivating, and the ability to work well as part of a team

If this sounds of interest to you, or to make a general inquiry into engineering or technical opportunities, please get in touch today.

Zenco Technical – Engineering Partnerships

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