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Mechanical Design Engineer

Company: Clinical Professionals Ltd
Location: Leeds
Reference: JO-1811-419835
Closing Date: 29 Dec 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Our client, a large American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical company , are seeking a Medical Device Engineer.


Our client, a large American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical company , are seeking a Medical Device Engineer.
Due to continued expansion they have created a new position for a Medical Device Engineer to work from their UK office in Leeds on a 12 month rolling contract

Job title:
Medical Device Engineer

Leeds suitable for someone residing in Leeds, Yorkshire, Bradford, Keighley, Rochdale, Huddersfield, Harrogate, Pontefract, Castleford - And other surrounding areas
Rate: To be discussed via telephone conversation

12 Month Contract

Job role:

The Medical Device Engineer will be involved in supporting the design and delivery of models, drawings and associated design verification, including functional and risk analysis activities, of medical devices developed as part of a time critical project. They will need to be a problem solver with the ability to effectively turn customer requirements into design solutions. Delivery of 3D-CAD modelling and detail will be expected to be in accordance to ISO/ASME and company standards including the use and understanding of, for example, geometrical dimensioning, tolerancing and weld specification. Experience working within Teamcenter and Siemens NX are desirable.
The project team is diverse and the incumbent will be expected to work closely with Product Development Engineers, project managers, other mechanical design engineers and external vendors.
The project timelines are strict, therefore excellent time management and ability to deal with challenging deliverable is essential. Communication and negotiation skills are also essential to facilitate timely approval and checking routes.
The successful candidate will be required to work within our local and global systems to manage documentation in a compliant manner. .
Competency in the design for manufacture of plastic injection molded parts and/or medical devices will be an advantage.

Required Skills:

- Ability to design, perform and verify engineering calculations and simulations that verify detailed designs and minimise physical testing

- Possess a good understanding of stainless steels and polymers with the ability to rationalise appropriate selection criteria

- Understand the limitations of common manufacturing processes and inspection techniques

- Take ownership for design commitments, delivering to agreed timescales in line with project plans

- Proactively manage design related engineering changes

- Ability to work without supervision

- Teamworking skills and flexibility

- Confident and effective communicator

- Possess a thorough understanding of the product development process, with a grasp of the specific requirements applicable to medical devices being advantageous

- Knowledge of Design for Six Sigma methodology would also be beneficial

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading Biotech company with a strong pipeline of products. They offer stable and progressive careers, excellent training and support.

Please apply today or contact Luke Morrisen within the Clinical Team for more information. / 01189 594 990

Clinical Professionals is the leading pharmaceutical staffing consultancy in Europe. Our dedicated Clinical Team has over 10 years experience of placing clinical research professionals into positions within Pharmaceutical, Biotech, CRO, Charity and Academia organisations. We work with global market leaders as well as partnering with SMEs and Start-ups. If you are on the market for a new challenge, please contact the team today.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Clinical Professionals Ltd
33 Blagrave Street,
Tel:  0118 959 4990
Fax:  0118 956 0607
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