Mechanical Engineer

 Job Summary:

This is an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer to join the Aerogen R&D Team. This position is responsible for designing, developing, building and testing of electromechanical, metallurgical & polymeric products. It is also responsible for specifying/designing, developing and testing the equipment and process's to manufacture and test these products. Furthermore the position is responsible for documenting these activities in line with the company's product and process development procedures.

Authority Assignment:

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer and other members of the Mechanical Design team have the authority to act on behalf of the Mechanical Engineer.

Duties/Responsibilities:

•As part of the Mechanical Design Engineering team, working on new and existing product design & development projects.

•Support project teams in general activities related to ongoing product design & development.

•Responsible for design, development, build and testing of products.

•Responsible for specifying/designing, developing and testing the equipment and process's to manufacture and test these products.

•Responsible for documenting project activities in line with the company's product and process development procedures.

•Excellent communication skills including the ability to write and present concise technical reports.

•Effective liaison with, and support of, other in-house departments as necessary.

•Other activities as directed by their Supervisor.

Education/Experience:

•Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline.

•Minimum 4 years’ experience in a Mechanical Engineering role or equivalent.

Specific Requirements:

•Enjoys understanding technical problems, and driven to find optimum solutions.

•Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team within a fast paced environment with good

 interpersonal skills.

•Strong presentation skills, and has an ability to portray concepts concisely.

•Expertise with 3D Modelling & Drawing software such as Solidworks or Creo would be an advantage.

•Experience in the Medical Device area would be an advantage.

Environmental Conditions:

•Typical office environment, development labs and manufacturing areas.

•Some travel may be required with the role.