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Mechanical Design Engineer - Suffolk

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  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

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  • Salary:

    £38000 - £48000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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JOB- Mechanical Design Engineer
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £40,000 - £48,000 per annum (plus benefits)

My client offers a variety of engineering solutions and designs a range of industrial equipment for different sectors and they are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their business on a permanent basis in the Suffolk area.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Qualified to degree level Mechanical Engineering or similar relating to Design / Engineering
  • Proficiency with 3D CAD software (Such as Catia, SolidWorks, SolidEdge, Inventor, AutoCAD etc)
  • Previous design engineering experience in similar role
  • Have sound knowledge of mechanical engineering principles – Stress, mechanisms, aerodynamics, fluid mechanical, power & torque, calculations
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team
  • Have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Any industry experience working with machinery, mechanical lifting/ handling equipment, heavy capital projects or automation equipment would be desirable
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Flexible to travel for projects as required
The Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:
  • Being involved in the design of special purpose machinery and fabrication equipment as well as other bespoke products
  • Preparing engineering concepts to deliver solutions to client requirements
  • Supporting business development and the installation process where required
  • Defining bespoke turnkey solutions using Catia CAD software
  • Working on work which is mainly project based
  • Working to tight timescales
  • Carrying out calculations and analysing / validating solutions
  • Being involved with a variety of disciplines – hydraulic and pneumatic drive trains, mechanisms, moving and static structures and products integrated with electrical & control systems
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.