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Mechanical DESIGN Engineer


Cooledge Lighting

Date Posted: 

November 11, 2014



Job Description


Cooledge Lighting is growing their Mechanical Product Development Engineering group and is looking for intermediate and senior level Mechanical DESIGN Engineers for the development of new lighting products. As part of the product development group, the successful candidates will participate in the design and development of LED lighting components and systems from product conception through to volume manufacturing ramp-up. This will include the detailed design of components and assemblies.


Position Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical product design using SolidWorks.
  • Design components for standard mechanical production technologies: CNC machining, sheet metal, extrusion, injection moulding, manual assembly.
  • Develop products in a structured stage-gate product development process, progress projects according to the project schedule, work with vendors and other internal departments to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Design, fabrication, integration and optimization of custom equipment including mechanical, electrical/electronic, pneumatic and optical elements.
  • Process optimization in both manual and semi-automated production environments.
  • Participate in the creation of technical documentation such as quality and manufacturing procedures
  • Develop new equipment and processes for the assembly of lighting products

Position Requirements:

  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics or Diploma of Technology or similar is required with 3+ yrs ( intermediate level) and 5+yrs ( senior level) of industry related experience.
  • Experience with 3D Mechanical solid modeling software, preferably SolidWorks
  • Product development experience in the technology sector.
  • Experience of precision machine design and construction would be beneficial.
  • Familiarity with standard GD&T procedures.
  • Knowledge of design-for-manufacture and design-for-test techniques.
  • Familiarity with standard PCB/PCA production techniques.
  • Hands-on prototyping skills using basic shop tools and equipment.
  • Experience working with component manufactures to produce new component designs.
  • Lighting or optical experience would be beneficial, but not required.
  • Excellent communication skills (presentation, written, verbal) of both technical and non-technical issues.
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, etc.) is required.
  • Occasional domestic and international travel may be required.

Contact Details:

Cooledge offers a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on our Company, please visit our website at www.cooledgelighting.com

If you are interested in this position, please forward a resume and cover letter to jobs@cooledgelighting.com. Please ensure to include the job title in the subject line.

Note: We would like to thank everyone who applies, but only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. Thank you very much for your interest in Cooledge Lighting.

No telephone or agency solicitations please!

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