Lead Mechanical Engineer

We are seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join a growing company working on the development of cutting edge Defence technologies and systems.

Huge opportunity to work on a variety of projects like Electric Vehicles, Drones and Rocket Motor that will bump up your skills and experience as well as make a dent in rolling out the core product.   

The company is located in Melbourne, Victoria.

What's you'll be doing: 

  • Be the technical lead for a multidisciplinary team.
  • Design and development of mechanical components, systems and tooling.
  • 3D CAD modelling of components and assemblies.
  • Preparation of manufacturing drawings including tolerancing and dimensioning to Australian Standards
  • Critical design review and optimisation
  • Liaise with external suppliers of sub-components
  • Assist in the procurement of plant and equipment
  • Assist in the set-up of a pilot manufacturing plant
  • Applied research  

What you'll need:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical), Minimum 4 years of engineering experience 
  • 3D CAD modelling expertise (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Experience preparing manufacturing drawings
  • Good understanding of engineering materials: specifically, lightweight alloys, steels, polymers and composites
  • Experience with FEA tools and simulation
  • Hands-on, practical approach to engineering problem solving
  • Knowledge of various manufacturing processes e.g. CNC machining, injection moulding, casting, 3D printing, fabrication
  • Sound understanding of Design for Manufacture principles
  • Sound knowledge of mechanical systems design 

Must be eligible for an Australian Government Security Clearance. ONLY AUSTRALIAN CITIZENS 

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