Mechanical Design Engineer
Are you a Mechanical Design Engineer looking for a new challenge in the Portsmouth area?
We are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our TPG Maritime Ltd team in Portsmouth. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a forward-thinking team, who are working on sharing innovative solutions or manufacturing bespoke engineering systems.
At TPG Maritime, we specialise in the design and manufacture of atmospheric control systems for the defence industry and are part of the wider Science Group an international science, engineering, and technology (“SET”) business listed on AIM stock market.
This Mechanical Design Engineer position sits within our bespoke engineering solutions side of the business, where we develop life-support and atmospheric control systems.
As the Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the detailed design and draughting, leading to the creation of engineering drawings required for project implementation. You will also be maintaining liaison with the design, technical authorities, and project engineers throughout the term of projects. You will be taking basic project ideas and producing detailed designs for equipment, framework, and enclosures. All drawings to be produced to a high standard of accuracy and clarity.
We envision the successful Mechanical Design Engineer to have the following:
HND/Degree or equivalent qualification in electrical/ electronic or mechanical engineering.
Proficient user of Solidworks or similar 3D CAD software.
Knowledge of critical aspects (EMC, shock etc.) related to the design of equipment for military applications.
Experience with Mathematical Modelling (Traditional Design Skills).
Good knowledge of BS.8888 drawing practices, particularly geometric tolerances.
Flexible, enthusiastic individual who is self-motivated and able to work well under own initiative.
In return you will be joining a company who are growing and looking to provide you with the opportunity to develop your career. We will support you in expanding your knowledge, skills and experience and the team around you.
We will offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package, these include; profit share scheme, company pension scheme, group income protection scheme, 4 x Life Assurance, employee assistance programme and Cycle to Work scheme.
If you are interested in applying for this role, you must meet the requirements to pass a BPSS check as well as undergo a security clearance (SC) check. To complete this, you must have an existing right to live and work in the UK. To gain SC clearance you will normally need at least 5 years’ UK residency.