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Mechanical Design Engineer

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    £37000 - £42000 per annum

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    Jemima Khan

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    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

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    13 days ago

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Role – Mechanical Design Engineer
Type - Permanent
Location - Cornwall
Salary – £37,500 - £42,000 (D.O.E)

My client designs and manufactures electro-mechanical engineering products, and they are looking to take on a creative and driven Mechanical Design Engineer on a permanent basis, in the Cornwall area.


The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Degree / HND qualified in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • 3 years’ or more of industry experience ideally working as a Mechanical Design Engineer in a similar manufacturing environment
  • Having knowledge of 3D CAD – SolidWorks ideally
  • Previous experience designing mechanical moving parts
  • NPD experience 
  • Good knowledge of injection moulding and, metal fabrication and machining processes
  • Good organisational skills are required and good time management too
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Able to work with MS Office
  • Have the ability to work well alone as well as part of a team
  • Flexible to travel as part of the role as and when required

The Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:


  • Being involved in research, design and development
  • Helping to consistently improve company products
  • Undertaking a range of design tasks using SolidWorks CAD
  • Ensure designs all meet cost and design for manufacture best practice
  • Working closely with other engineering colleagues
  • Researching new technologies
  • Creating and maintain BOM data
  • Liaising with suppliers helping to source new components


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.