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Design Engineer

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    Salisbury, United Kingdom

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  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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JOB- Mechanical Design Engineer

LOCATION- Hampshire

TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £30,000 - £35,000 per annum (plus benefits) dependent one experience

My client designs and manufactures a range of products and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Design Engineer on a permanent basis in the Hampshire area.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Degree BSc / BEng qualification in Mechanical Engineering or Materials Engineering
  • Proficiency with 3D CAD software - ideally SolidWorks but other programmes might also be considered
  • 3 years or more industry experience working in a similar position
  • Previous experience working with composite materials and manufacturing is essential – with this an understanding of material properties
  • Be creative with design as well as having good engineering expertise too
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team
  • Have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Be keen to develop with a company long term
  • Excellent proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Have good organizational and time management skills
  • Any Project Management qualification would also be desirable such as PRINCE2

The Mechanical Designer Engineer role will involve:

  • Working within the current engineering team reporting to the Head of Engineering
  • Transforming concepts into real products and also solutions for customers
  • Using SolidWorks CAD software for developing composite design solutions
  • Working within varying sectors including Marine, Rail, Aerospace and Construction
  • Being involved in R&D processes and looking at ways to improve performance too
  • Being involved in managing engineering projects
  • Collecting and analysing data from both tests and prototypes
  • Being involved in carrying out Risk Assessments when needed too
  • Liaising with colleagues on other engineering tasks as required

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.