Senior Mechanical Engineer – Slough – £35,000 to £50,000 DOE

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Slough (Hybrid Working)

£35,000 – £50,000

Are you a creative Senior Mechanical Engineer, looking for an exciting new role?

Coulter Elite Resourcing are currently looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to work with one of their market leading and very successful clients based in Slough working as part of their Research & Development (R&D) teams. In the role you will be responsible for Dry Gas Seal development projects, taking concepts through the entire product development cycle to develop them into commercial products.

This is a great opportunity for someone to join a global leading business who work within rotating equipment solutions. The business take Learning & Development very seriously and invest heavily in their employees, providing huge opportunities for growth within role.

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer you will be working on a variety of new projects taking on responsibility as project lead where you will visit customers and carrying out detailed technical presentations to support sales and training initiatives. You will be heavily involved through the manufacturing process to oversee the creation, testing and fitting of all designed parts.

Principle Responsibilities for the Senior Mechanical Engineer :-

  • Validation and development of new gas seal products to meet the business requirements and departmental objectives
  • Participate in innovation meetings for new concepts, ideas and breakthrough technologies for future business
  • Looking over development programs to include the generation of development plans and specifications for standard or special products, design generation and qualification testing
  • Project manage development programs to follow the plan and budget
  • Monitor and perform testing’s of seal designs, whether that is part od the product development or for customer specific tests
  • Following the transition of a product from development to production
  • Carrying out presentations to customers in order to support sales and training initiatives
  • Create and send technical bulletins/articles/papers for product, application or system designs

Person specification:-

  • Hold a degree within Engineering (a Masters would be desirable but not essential)
  • Full knowledge of 3D modelling & 2D drawing with CAD software
  • Knowledge of Drafting and Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing
  • A strong ability to build relationships with customers and peers
  • A keen eye for attention to detail
  • A creative and innovative mind yet able to focus on targets and deadlines
  • Ideally have a knowledge of Finite Element Analysis
  • Ideally worked within rotary components and parts

This is a full time permanent Senior Mechanical Engineer position, working Monday to Friday, offering an annual salary of up to £50,000 plus annual company benefits to include a 25 days holiday, sliding scale pension scheme up to 12% and free car parking.

If this Senior Mechanical Engineer position sounds like you, then please forward your CV to Morgane Smith at Coulter Elite Resourcing.

Coulter Elite Resourcing is an independent recruitment consultancy with a head office in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire supplying permanent, temporary and contract personnel from office junior through to the highest levels of management both locally and nationally. Our area of recruitment are Commercial, FMCG, Engineering, Technical and IT


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