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Mechanical Design Engineer at Puratap Pty Ltd
Mechanical Design Engineer
Join a leading consumer retail company
Great location - Stepney Based
12 month contract position
Immediate start for the right candidate
We currently have an exciting and rare opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join our team to work on a national and global project.
Puratap is a privately owned and operated water purification specialist recognised as the industry leader.
About the Role...
Our dynamic research and development team are looking for a well organised, efficient and results-orientated person with an eye for detail and excellent communication skills.
The successful applicant will be a person who possesses the following skills and attributes:
Design and develop mechanical systems and equipment including testing and integration, installing and managing the mechanical systems and equipment
Derive mechanical system requirements, define the test requirements and participate in system design and system requirements reviews.
Undertake the full qualification of complex mechanical system products including devising solutions to complex qualification problems.
A strong understanding of plastics engineering, design and manufacturing which includes tooling design and moulding process
Working knowledge of a range of plastic materials and their characteristics, primarily injection moulding plastics
Proven background in Solidworks, including structural analysis, simulation and modelling
Experience with plastic part design and manufacturing
Experience in design and finalising metrology and tolerancing.
Understanding of production line processes, manufacturing and assembly constraints
Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Product Design Degree or similar
At least 5 years’ experience with product development (concept to production) including testing and manufacturing
Must hold experience with plastics and high-volume consumer grade product design which includes manufacturing, tooling design and product engineering from a relevant consumer industry which could include appliances, power tools or any other relevant battery operated device/s.
Please submit a combined resume and cover letter outlining your skills, abilities, knowledge, qualifications and experience.
If you are a passionate person who realises the tremendous opportunity that this role offers and want to join our exciting journey, we want to hear from you!