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Mechanical Design Engineer

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    £35000 - £40000 per annum

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    Jemima Khan

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    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

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    23 days ago

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JOB- Mechanical Design Engineer
LOCATION- Near Cheltenham
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £35,000 - £40,000 per annum dependent on experience (plus benefits)

My client manufactures a range of products for a range of different industries. They are looking to expand their design team by taking on a Mechanical Design Engineer, to work in their office, near the Cheltenham area. 

 The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Passion for new technology – New Product Development
  • Knowledge/ Experience of Mechanical or Electro-mechanical Engineering
  • Previous experience working as a Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Engineering qualification (BEng, MEng, HND, HNC, BSc etc.) in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Excellent 3D CAD skills Inventor / SolidWorks, AutoCAD or similar software
  • Have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Familiarity with pneumatics or machine building processes is beneficial
  • Experience with both metals and plastic materials would be beneficial
  • Be keen to develop with a company long term
  • Excellent proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

The Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:

  • Working within the current engineering team alongside more Junior Designers
  • Working on products from initial concept through to manufacture
  • Producing engineering documents in line with contracts and projects
  • Producing 3D designs using CAD software (SolidWorks, AutoCAD)
  • Preparing layout and manufacturing drawings
  • Attending design meetings / reviews
  • Preparing design calculations and documentation
  • Generating the BOM’s to go with the associated designs

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.