Motor Mechanical Engineer

  • Location

    Rugeley, Staffordshire

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    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    John Anakwenze

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Great Permanent position open for a Motor Mechanical Engineer with experience in the field of motor design to come on-board and work for a Global leading company who operate in the Defence, Aerospace, Security, Transport and energy markets. Competitive Salary on offer as well as benefits.

Role Purpose:

You will be responsible for providing Mechanical design expertise to support the design and development of specialist high power electric motors and generators

Key Experience:

  • Degree or higher in mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • Skills and experience in the field of motor design
  • Broad knowledge of all aspects of motor design and system applications (e.g. electrical design of motors, motor drives, pumps, etc)
  • Experience in manufacturing methods applicable to rotating machines; castings, fabrications, machining, coil winding, etc
  • Proficient in the use of 3D CAD. Solidworks is preferred but not essential
  • Use of CFD/FEA tools for thermal analysis and structural design and analysis, fatigue life assessments,
  • Good knowledge of materials
  • Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide the business with mechanical design expertise for high power electric motors rated in the range of several kW to a few MW
  • Generate concept motor design proposals and feasibility studies to support future product development programmes
  • Carry out mechanical, structural and thermal design and analysis of electric motors, within a multi-disciplined engineering environment
  • Work with production engineering to develop manufacturing technologies, process plans and quality systems and to initiate and support cost improvement activities
  • Develop appropriate external design, analysis and manufacturing partners in support of our ongoing business opportunities
  • Contribute to the development of engineering excellence within the business