Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineer

Location: Weinheim, Germany


Department: Engineering


About the Company:


ANCA is a world leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality CNC tool and cutter grinders.


Operating for 50 years, we are a proud Australian company serving a global market with our range of innovative products and solutions. We design and manufacture machines that produce a wide range of tools and other components that contribute to almost everything you do in your daily life, from the smart phone you talk on, to the car that you drive.


Innovation and diverse ideas have always been part of ANCA’s DNA. It’s this culture that has seen us grow to over 1000 employees world-wide and have facilities in more than 12 countries.


About this Role: 


As a Mechanical/ Mechatronics Engineer, you will be responsible for quality mechanical design and development with basic knowledge and understanding of electrical / PLC and control systems.


Using your previous experience and your sound engineering judgement you will implement and support engineering functions that achieve innovative ideas and direction as well as quality workflows and globally applied technical direction.


Working within a highly skilled team you will create a collaborative, cohesive and supportive environment for Design Engineering personnel whilst achieving great outcomes.
You will be working very closely with mechanical engineering and other multidisciplinary team in Melbourne, Australia and other ANCA offices globally.

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Key Responsibilities:
  • Liaise with key stakeholders during the preliminary design stage to accurately determine the customer requirements from a technical perspective
  • Prepare the detailed time estimation and financial analyses in support of projects
  • Prepare concept designs as per customers’ requirements and estimation of final design costs to prepare proposals / quotations.
  • Design, verify and validate innovative mechanical and mechatronic solutions, which include use of statics, dynamics, harmonics, pneumatics & hydraulics, and material sciences in machine tool applications.
  • Liaise with engineering team during the design stage to ensure design concepts are innovative and best practice.
  • Meeting strict customer timelines in project deliveries
  • Contribute towards continuous improvement activities.
Required Skills & Knowledge:
  • Tertiary qualification or equivalent in mechanical / mechatronics engineering
  • Experience with NX or other CAD/CAM systems.
  • Proven technical competency and experience in mechanical / mechatronic engineering.
  • Proven comprehension of design principles and their application to machine tool design
  • The ability to autonomously manage small to medium projects, prioritizing tasks and delivering within agreed time frame
  • Demonstrated ability to liaise and negotiate with internal and external customers & suppliers.
  • The ability to demonstrate critical thinking, root cause analysis and problem solving
  • Adequate knowledge of MS Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc)
  • High level of time management skills to meet strict timelines under pressure.
  • Experience working with robots at integration and programming level is advantageous.

  • Career development opportunities available.
  • Options for flexible work arrangements.
  • Opportunity to work across many varied projects.
  • ANCA-branded workwear provided.
  • Employee bonus schemes.


Why ANCA?:


At ANCA, we strive to foster an environment that encourages creativity, innovation, and teamwork. We do more than just make machine tools; we are constantly pushing the boundaries of what is possible and provide our team the freedom to do this, whilst having a lot of fun along the way. 


We welcome people from different backgrounds, cultures, and ways of thinking. We value people with a taste for problem-solving, an entrepreneurial mindset and a collaborative approach. Whilst our work has its challenges, we are a supportive team that helps develop our people to create the next generation of technology. 


It is our values and our people that set us apart and shape our reputation as one of the world leaders in our field.


If you’re ready to be challenged to be the best you can be – ANCA is the place for you.

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