Back to job search

Junior Design Engineer - Colchester

  • Location:

    Colchester, United Kingdom

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Kingsley Farrington

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:


ROLE- Junior Mechanical Design Engineer
LOCATION- Colchester, Essex
TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £20,000- £25,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

My client designs and manufactures a variety of mechanical products and they are looking to take on a Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer, on a permanent basis, in Colchester, Essex.   

This would be an excellent first job for a Mechanical Design Engineer looking to develop their skills or start a career. 

The Junior Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Engineering background (Degree, HNC, HND, Apprenticeship in an Engineering discipline)
  • Experience with 3D CAD (Solidworks)
  • Experience with 2D CAD (AutoCAD)
  • Knowledge of Composites
  • Experience of working with a range of manufacturing processes
  • Any experience of working during your course with a variety of materials and processes (metal, machining, fabrication etc.)
  • Able to work well individually as well as within a team
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
The Junior Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:
  • Contributing to the design of new and existing products
  • Using 3D CAD on a daily basis
  • Being involved in different manufacturing processes and with a range of materials
  • Taking designs right through from concept to production being involved with prototyping too
  • Working on the development and improvements of existing products
  • Working within the existing design team as the company continues to grow 
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.