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Mechanical Design Engineer - Surrey

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  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

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  • Salary:

    £33000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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JOB – Mechanical Design Engineer


TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £33,000 - £45,000 per annum dependent on experience (please advise what you’re looking for)

My client designs and manufactures instrumentation / equipment, and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Design Engineer on a permanent basis, in the Surrey area.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • BSc / BEng / MSc / MEng in Mechanical Engineering or a similar subject – Chartership status desirable
  • Be proficient using SolidWorks CAD software (Certified SolidWorks professional ideal)
  • Have a good understanding of the principles and fundamentals of precision engineering and tolerancing
  • 4 or more years’ experience working in a similar position post-Graduation ideally although less experience may also be considered if projects and interests are relevant
  • Any experience working with micrometres, vacuums / UHV, scientific instrumentation or similar would be desirable
  • Good knowledge and experience of materials selection and manufacturing / machining techniques
  • Have a methodical approach to work
  • Have the ability to work well alone as well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written
The Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:

  • Using SolidWorks CAD for concept design and producing technical drawings
  • Working on the design of new products
  • Being involved in product development – from concept to production
  • Working on a variety of projects
  • Working closely with other team members
  • Being involved in materials selection
  • Developing as part of a multi-disciplinary team long term 
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.