Mechanical Design Engineer




Design Engineers





Contract Type:


Mechanical Design Engineer
With a strong presence in the UK and an expanding international customer base, this family-owned engineering firm manufacturers advanced material handling systems and food processing equipment.
The company employs a committed team of 170+ engineering and technical support professionals, who have all contributed to significant growth over the past few years, resulting in annual sales exceeding £18M and allowing the owners to invest in a brand-new purpose-built manufacturing facility to cope with increased production demand. 
Due to continued expansion, they have an opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a relaxed and friendly design team, who are focused on delivering excellent design & manufacturing standards.
Typical duties will include:

  • Create technical drawings for the fabrication of bespoke equipment.
  • 3D Modelling
  • Preparing BOM’s (bill of materials)
  • for each design.
  • Specifying of Equipment
  • Update and improve existing equipment designs.
  • Site surveys
  • Work closely with the Workshop and Manufacturing teams.
  • Offer technical/design support to sales and project managers.

About the Person:

  • 3D CAD experience is essential (ideally in SolidWorks or Autodesk Inventor).
  • Experience in the design of capital equipment for the manufacturing industry.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Works well within a Team Environment.
  • Holds recognised qualifications in Mechanical Engineering or a relevant Design course.

Salary & Benefits

  • Competitive Based Salary (Dependent on experience)
  • Paid Overtime
  • Company Pension