Mechanical Design Engineer




Design Engineers, Design Managers


£35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum



Contract Type:


Mechanical Design Engineer

From small projects to full turnkey solutions, this business provides specialist engineering support and project delivery solutions to the Food & Drink Manufacturing Industry.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will play a crucial role in the development of a new product range and the enhancement of special-purpose machinery.

About the role:

  • This will be a technically challenging and rewarding position with a strong focus on R&D Design projects.
  • Designing bespoke process and production equipment for the Food Industry.
  • Creating detailed drawings for fabrication, manufacturing, and assembly. 
  • Producing 3D Models and carrying out FEA simulations.
  • Liaising with customers and project engineers to ensure designs meet expectations.
  • Present designs at reviews meeting and suggest new products.
  • Preparing Bill of Materials (BOM’s).

About the Person:

  • Must be highly proficient with 3D CAD packages such as SolidWorks.
  • Experienced in the design of equipment for the Food, Beverage or Pharmaceutical Industries
  • Ability to produce conceptual designs
  • Confident with Design Calculations and Part tolerances
  • Strong attention to detail. 
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Basic Salary between £35,000 - £45,000 pa (dependent on experience)
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Fantastic career progression and personal development opportunities.