Senior Mechanical Engineer

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We're the global leader in providing energy solutions that help businesses grow and communities thrive. We work as a team and we’re proud of the difference we make to customers, to local communities, and towards...

We're the global leader in providing energy solutions that help businesses grow and communities thrive.

We work as a team and we’re proud of the difference we make to customers, to local communities, and towards a sustainable future for the world. 

We’re looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer based out of our Dumbarton Production Facility in charge to provide the sustain and design engineering services for the ongoing support and design of Mechanical systems in new and existing Aggreko manufactured products.

Why Aggreko? Here are some of the perks and rewards.

  • A competitive salary and benefits package (including but not limited to pension plan, bonus scheme, and Life Assurance)   
  • Generous holiday entitlement, with option to ‘buy’ or ‘sell ‘ 
  • A focus on continued personal development 
  • Refer a friend scheme 
  • Access to 24/7 online/telephone GP service 
  • Discounts & perks : Cycle to Work scheme  -  Paid time off work for volunteering in the community 
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme, which helps promote and support a healthy lifestyle 

What you’ll do:

  • Develop new and existing products using established engineering principles.
  • Understand product needs and translate these into system and subsystem requirements.
  • Collaborate with suppliers and OEMs on component selection.
  • Support/Lead design reviews in accordance with Aggreko design process.
  • Create technical specifications, functional design specs and test procedures for mechanical systems.
  • Support manufacturing and procurement teams with prototype build and BoM completion.
  • Support the improvement of HSE performance via product design and operational guidance, ensuring safety is given top priority.

You’ll have the following skills and experience:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering with relevant industry experience in design of industrial machines.
  • Extensive Mechanical systems knowledge gained through equipment design experience.
  • Strong in DFM/DFA as well as engineering drawing standards (including GD&T)
  • Capability includes analysis (thermal, vibration, torsional stiffness, flow, stress, noise), material and component selection, life determination, tolerance analysis.
  • High level of technical communication (verbal and written)
  • Proficient in CAD systems. Knowledge of Creo desirable.
  • Knowledge of engineering systems and processes - PLM systems (Enovia/Windchill), MRP systems (M3), Engineering change control, international standards, component selection, and new product development processes.
  • Can work effectively autonomously or as a key contributor within a small team.
  • Highly computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft office.

Desirable but not required:

  • Chartership attained (or working towards)
  • Experience of engine, alternator, coupling, AVM, mounting frame power train including calculations and approval of alignment, stiffness, torsional vibration including component specification, assembly, operational and service requirements.
  • Capability for cooling system calculation and sign off including pipe and pressure losses, cooling performance in extremes of ambient and altitude, noise and vibration

Find out more and apply now.

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About Aggreko

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