Our client has clear objectives and a focus to be the best in their field. They continue to bring new products to market to satisfy consumers' appetite for innovative solutions.
With over 20 years of experience and year on year growth, they now find themselves needing to expand and are looking to recruit an additional, talented Mechanical/Product Design Engineer.
Open communication within the studio and a culture of knowledge exchange ensures all are working towards the same common goal… to bring the best designs to market that fulfil customer's requirements and exceed expectations.
The role will be fulfilling and you will enjoy the scope of project ownership from early evaluation and concept through the development/test stages into DFM and full production. You will need to demonstrate, through your CV and portfolio, an ability to innovate and develop mechanical solutions that result in products which are aesthetically appealing, reliable and commercially viable.
You will also need to be confident in your knowledge of manufacturing processes, material characteristics and selection. You will use your first class communication skills to manage manufacturing partners based overseas to ensure medium to high volume production objectives are met. An insight into a variety of processes is essential. These include injection moulding, metal pressing and aluminium pressure die casting.
A minimum of 5 years' experience developing products is required, supported by a relevant qualification. Our client will consider individuals from various backgrounds such as Mechanical Engineering; Mechatronics; Aeronautical Engineering; Industrial Design or Product Design.
You must be able to communicate ideas effectively using illustration, physical models, written and verbal methods. Strong experience within 3D CAD (preferably SolidWorks) is required and associated skills such as FEA, computer rendering, and/or animation would be advantageous.
The role may require international travel and applicants must be able to work in Australia.This is a Permanent position.