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Mechanical Design Engineer - Railway Products.

Mechanical Design Engineer - Railway Products

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer - Railway Products
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $70,000 - $80,000 + Super
Reference: 2838913
Contact Name: George Hvid
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2019 10:08

Job Description

Railway Track experience is absolutely essential*

The Company:

This organisation is a specialist manufacturer of rail products and rolling stock components. They have a number of patents and supply important components to many of the worlds most advanced rail networks such as the London Underground and Melbourne Metro network.
The Opportunity:
They are now part of one of the world’s largest rail groups. This is an opportunity to take on a role in a specialised part of the business and grow as they do.

You will be offered support, training and the opportunity to travel internationally to develop your skills.
The Position:
In line with this expansion, a Mechanical Design Engineer with rail experience is required.

Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, ideally you will:
  • Assist with the Design & Development of current company product range including Research & Development, 3D modelling & FEA of existing and new products & components
  • Assist with the Design, modelling and testing of prototypes for new products
  • Assist with design briefs for new projects
  • Produce final product drawings and specifications including CAD drawings
  • Prepare appropriate design information and reports and timely written communication with customers / suppliers in relation to design and technical matters
  • Carry out site inspections
  • Assist with testing procedures and monitor R&D projects
  • Identify and report non-conforming issues to QA Manager
  • Assist with quality assurance checks and deliverables
  • Assist with contract documentation
  • Ideally Mechanical Engineering degree or similar
  • Around 3 years exposure to the railway trackwork (permanent way) environment
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Competent / experienced with Auto CAD, FEA, Inventor & Nastran In-CAD
To discuss in detail, please contact George Hvid: / 0427 933 873 – 0282 524 013