Mechanical Design Engineer (UK)

Elma UK is looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer

Careers Posting

Elma Electronic UK Ltd is recognised as a specialist in the business of turnkey enclosure design and manufacture involved in a wide range of mechanical, electrical and systems disciplines. Much of our work involves adapting standard products or providing totally bespoke solutions to satisfy demanding customer-specific applications. Consequently, we are an engineering-led organisation and are seeking to expand our technical team. Our engineering team get involved in a very broad spectrum of engineering problems including:

  • Mechanical Design
  • Electrical/Electronic Design
  • Backplane and PCB Design
  • Systems Design & Integration
  • Thermal Analysis & Management of Conduction and Convection-Cooled Systems
  • Power Supply Solutions
  • EMC & Environmental Testing

In addition, the engineering team supports the continued growth of the business in both pre-sales and after-sales technical support. This may involve customer visits (some International), design reviews with customers as well as product upgrades and enhancements. Further information about the company and its products and services can be found on our website We are seeking to strengthen our engineering team by recruiting a mechanical design engineer.

The duties and responsibilities of the mechanical design engineer position will include:

  • Member of the engineering department reporting to the engineering manager
  • Leading or being a member of project teams comprising a mix of mechanical & electrical engineers
  • Undertaking mechanical design of company products from conception to full detailing and post-design activities including: Conceptual Layouts, Mechanical Enclosure Design, Cable Management and Thermal Management
  • Generation of manufacturing data, bills of materials and production routing
  • Development of test procedures and support to the production test team
  • Generation of User Manuals and Customer required documentation
  • Creating and modifying systems or components
  • Assisting in enhancements and improvements to the company’s engineering processes and procedures
  • Liaising closely with the company’s sales and production teams
  • Working within an ISO9001 quality system

Some appreciation of the following would be a distinct advantage:

  • EMC and/or environmental test methods & procedures
  • Thermal management/analysis of electronic equipment
  • Mechanical stress analysis
  • CE, RoHS and WEEE directives
  • Knowledge of the following systems: Pro-Engineer/ CREO, Auto-Cad, Intralink, Flowtherm and Microsoft Office Applications 
  • Knowledge of the following standards: 19” Racking – IEC 60297, ARINC 404 and ARINC 600

Interested? Please contact:

Elma Electronic UK Ltd
Mr Dave Middleton
Sales & Marketing Director
+44(0)7748 631043
[email protected]

No agencies.

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