Mechanical Design Engineer




CAD Design


£35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum



Contract Type:


Mechanical Design Engineer

£35,000 - £45,000 pa + Overtime & Additional Benefits

The Company:

  • A highly profitable engineering firm.
  • World leaders in the design of Food Processing and Packaging Machinery.
  • All equipment is manufactured in-house within a purpose-built facility.
  • Their customers include SME’s and International Blue-Chip Food & Beverage Manufacturers. 

The Role:

  • Supporting the delivery of turnkey projects through the design and development of bespoke process equipment.
  • Liaising with Sales and Project teams to interpret customer requirements.
  • Utilise various CAD Packages to produce detailed 2D & 3D machinery designs and subsequent manufacturing drawings. 
  • Creating the Bills of Materials.
  • Checking existing designs for potential flaws and recommending improvements.
  • Sourcing components and preparing technical drawings for proposals.

The Person:

  • Previous experience in the design of process machinery, fluid systems, production machinery or other capital equipment for the Food & Drinks Industry.  
  • Proficient user of SolidWorks or Autodesk Inventor
  • Proficient user of AutoCAD
  • Capable of carrying out design calculations.
  • Holds excellent communication skills.