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Salary: Market related

Location: Sherburn in Elmet, North Yorkshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 02 Jan 2024

Reference: 6338 - AW

 Mechanical Engineer - Driveline

Location: Sherburn in Elmet – North Yorkshire


This vacancy presents a brilliant opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer - Driveline to join a forward-thinking organisation who are a global leader in the design, development, and manufacturing of electric vehicles and is offering a competitive salary and benefits package.

Our client is a multiple award-winning Automotive Manufacturer who is at the forefront of Electric Vehicle technology and dedicated to a sustainable future. It is a very exciting time to join this growing company who are looking for someone to be part of their exciting journey.  

To be responsible for the design and development of driveline systems for bus and light commercial vehicle applications.

Mechanical Engineer - Driveline Role:

  • Research, design and develop driveline systems for commercial vehicle applications, including axles, power packs, gearboxes, steering, suspension, brakes, pneumatics, and hydraulics.
  • Support the application and integration of driveline systems into vehicles from concept to production release.
  • Support driveline engineering tasks for new and existing products.
  • Perform engineering calculations and simulations for design and validation.
  • Support supplier liaison activities for engineering and manufacturing definition.
  • Support the delivery of driveline projects to meet programme targets of quality, function, cost, weight, and time.
  • Provide technical support for root cause analysis of development issues.
  • Create and present concise technical reports and presentations for informed decision-making.
  • Co-ordinate, lead and participate in design reviews.

Mechanical Engineer - Driveline Essential Requirements:

  • Degree-level education in an engineering field, e.g., Automotive or Mechanical Engineering.
  • 2 years+ post-graduate experience in commercial or passenger vehicle driveline engineering.
  • CAD experience in 3D and drawing creation and modification (Solidworks, Catia Preferred).

Mechanical Engineer - Driveline Desirable Requirements:

  • Preferred experience with Van / truck or commercial vehicles including hydraulics and air compressed components,

We’re looking to speak with suitable Mechanical Engineer candidates as soon as possible.

Apply now with a copy of your CV to discuss this position with a member of our team.