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Experienced CAD Operator - New Rock Engineering

About Us:

New Rock Engineering is a family owned business, based in Collone, Co Armagh, bringing over 40 years’ experience in the manufacture of innovative agricultural machinery. 

We design and build a range of Agricultural machinery including -

  • Combicutters
  • Silage Grapes
  • Silage Blockcutters
  • Slurry Management
  • Tankers
  • Dump Trailers
  • Wheel Feeders

In addition, we offer bespoke solutions to meet individual customers needs.

The Role

We have identified an exciting opportunity to Design & Manufacture a new novel Mixing Feeder machine that will maximise ration efficiency, particularly for longer silage. This project offers an excellent opportunity to develop a machine, through Design, Build & testing that will ensure CE compliance. We are looking for creative engineer with a careful eye for detail, including stress analysis & strength of materials, Design and specification of variable speed gearing and hydraulic circuitry.

As well as an attractive salary offering of £27000-30,000 (dependent on experience) the successful graduate will lead this 18 month project, in a supportive partnership with Dundalk Institute of Technology and can also choose to undertake a fully funded post graduate qualification in Business & Management as part of the employment package.

Skills Required

We need you to have:

  • Honours Degree with an award classification of a minimum (H2.2) in one of the following:
    • - Mechanical Engineering 
    • - Product Design Engineering
    • - Agricultural Engineering
    • - Manufacturing Engineering 
    • - Sustainable Design Engineering or similar.
  • Working Knowledge & industrial experience in the use of 3D CAD software and Materials Technology.
  • Legally permitted to work in BOTH the UK and the EU

We would like you to have:

  • Previous experience in Design Engineering with a particular focus on Product design 
  • Strong design and project management skills. 
  • Experience of new product development from concept development through to market launch.

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