Mechanical Engineer

CBS Butler
South Wales
£25000 - £34500 per annum
30 May 2018
27 Jun 2018
Sam Bason
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Engineer

Would you like to play a key role within the development and delivery of a new project?

Supporting the Armed Forces with the most advanced combat vehicle and munitions capabilities in the world is one of the most exciting career moves you could make. Join us and be part of a team that gives our customers a strategic edge on the battlefield by designing, manufacturing and maintaining some of their most vital equipment.

Key Responsibilities –

+ Assisting product design and system engineering activities for new and legacy products

+ The configuration and maintenance of engineering Bills of Materials for products

+ Facilitating product design and evaluation/ down selection e.g. Pugh Matrices, Fault Tree Analysis, Design Failure Modes and Effects Analysis

+ Process design, definition and critical evaluation e.g. Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis, Process Control Plans.

+ Coordination of theoretical simulations e.g. (thermal, structural, fluids and aerodynamics)

+ The management of suppliers, both internal and external, to ensure that development activities are completed to time and schedule

Skills and knowledge –

+ Degree/HND/HNC or equivalent qualification or experience within mechanical engineering

+ Demonstrable mechanical engineering experience

+ Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and models

+ Capability/ experience of producing high-quality technical reports

We are looking for people with the passion, drive and technical skills to give the best they can every day, to make sure our troops receive only the best. In return, we offer you a role you can be proud of, that lets you grow and develop in the UK’s leading defence, aerospace and security company. For more information, apply now!