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Mechanical Design Engineer - West Sussex

  • Location:

    West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Development, Design, Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Role- Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary- £28,000- £35,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

Type- Permanent

Location- West Sussex

My client works within Medical Manufacturing and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Design Engineer, on a permanent basis, in the West Sussex area.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
  • BSc or BEng qualification in Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Design
  • 2 or more years’ industry experience ideally working in a similar design / development role within a manufacturing environment
  • Be proficient with using ideally SolidWorks software for design
  • PDM experience would also be advantageous but not essential
  • Comprehensive knowledge of mechanical design and engineering principles
  • Have knowledge of different materials such as sheet metal fabrication, castings and injection moulded plastics
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team
  • Have good communication skills both verbal and written
The Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:
  • Working within the Research & Development team
  • Using SolidWorks CAD software for design on a day to day basis
  • Creating drawings for manufacture and generating BOM’s
  • Also working on design analysis and FEA when required
  • Supporting projects for the company
  • Working on both new products being developed as well as existing products
  • Being involved from concept through to manufacture and launch
  • Completing design specifications and risk assessments FMEA
  • Supporting product Verification & Validation
  • Being involved in hands on tasks too such as generating prototypes and test
  • Supplier visits
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.