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design engineer mechatronics in Northern Suburbs Melbourne

Northern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
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The Client

Our Client is a privately owned Australian manufacturer of CNC cutting equipment with worldwide distribution.

The Role

They seeking an R&D Design Engineer to take concept designs for new projects through to Prototype and market ready products.

You will work autonomously but under guidance of the R&D Manager to design the mechanical and electrical control systems of the products.

Their projects will need to be market ready in the shortest possible time and you need to qualified and demonstrate competence in the following areas.

The Responsibilities

Design and develop special purpose laser cutting machinery

Liaise with and provide support to customers and Technical Support

Bill of Material control within a typical release control structure

Troubleshoot challenging customer request

Develop and document test procedures for machinery designed

Good working knowledge of CE marking standards, Australian Machinery standards, ability to design to such and perform risk assessments.

Preparation of manufacturing and installation specifications

Testing and commissioning

Preparation of test plans

Provide customer support as required

The Person

Tertiary qualified in Mechatronic Engineering with 5-10 years of relevant work experience

Strong knowledge of manufacturing techniques, stress/strain, vibration, pneumatics and hydraulics

Highly proficient in producing engineering drawings using AutoCAD Inventor

Understanding of servo drive systems

Extensive experience designing Laser Cutting or similar systems

Knowledge of materials, materials handling and manufacturing processes

High level process improvement skills with analytical ability and strategic problem solving focus (root cause analysis, process improvements & corrective actions)

Proven ability to easily work with other site stakeholders to motivate and inspire team contribution and to influence outcomes.

Writing of technical documentation

Possess excellent communication skills and want to work in a collaborative atmosphere

The ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines is essential.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Keith Tannahill on 03 9252 2176

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