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Mechanical Design Engineer

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    £30000 - £40000 per annum

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    Alexandra Allison

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    18 days ago

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Role – Mechanical Design Engineer
Type - Permanent
Location - Ashford
Salary – £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
My client designs and manufactures electro-mechanical engineering products, and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Design Engineer on a permanent basis, in the Devon area.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Degree / HND qualified in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • 3 years of industry experience ideally working as a Mechanical Design Engineer in a manufacturing environment
  • Having knowledge of 3D CAD
  • NPD experience 
  • Good organisational skills are required and good time management 
  • 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
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