Junior Mechanical Design Engineer




Design Engineers


£31,000 to £32,000 Per Annum


Mon-Fri standard working hours plus a competitive salary



Contract Type:


Junior Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary £31,000 pa - £32,000 pa

Location: Redditch, Worcestershire

With a reputation for Technical Innovation stretching back over 50 years, this Machinery business is well-known for providing reliable high-quality machinery to the Food and FMCG sector.

Known as a leader within their market sector, the company push the technology boundaries within their specialist area and are well-positioned to grow.

If you are looking to develop your career as a Mechanical Design Engineer, this business can offer a friendly, yet dynamic environment, where you can grow and develop your skillset. Covering a wide-variety of design work including complex and specialist work, this role offers variety and development opportunity.

Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Design Special Purpose Capital Machinery;
  • Work on detailed design briefs, create models and assembly drawings;
  • Create 2D and 3D Drawings using SolidWorks or Autodesk Inventor;
  • Test and develop prototypes and support R&D;
  • Produce sheet metal designs and detailed assembly drawings;
  • Produce machinery documentation and Bill of Materials (BOM’s);
  • Create new drawings from scratch and modify existing drawing;
  • Work closely with a cohesive team including:
  • Design, Inhouse manufacturing, Sales, Customers and third-party suppliers.

The Person:

  • We expect applicants to be proficient in the use of 3D CAD packages such as SolidWorks or Autodesk Inventor;
  • We expect applicants to have at least 1 years’ experience in the design of Equipment with moving parts or Special Purpose Machinery;
  • An understanding of mechanical engineering design principals in relation to Sheet Metal and Fabrication processes is also expected;
  • Experience of Design within any of the following sectors would be looked on favourably: Medical, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Beverage, Food, Packaging Materials, Aerosols, FMCG;
  • Ambitious. The individual appointed will receive training and will be given the opportunity to become an integral part of a niche and highly skilled Design Engineering team;
  • Interested in progression. The business recognises and invests in its people allowing Engineers to develop their career into Team Leader roles, Design Engineering roles or Project Management roles.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary: between £31,000 - £32,000 pa depending on experience
  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 4 days in the Office 1 day work from home (after initial period)Location:
  • Redditch. This role is commutable from Redditch, Alvechurch, Droitwich, Stourport, Kidderminster, Bewdley, Bromsgrove, Wychbold, Alcester, Stratford, Halesowen, Stourbridge.

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