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Mechanical Design Engineer - West Sussex

  • Location:

    West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lody

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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JOB- Mechanical Design Engineer
LOCATION- West Sussex
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £30,000 - £50,000 per annum, dependent on experience
My client designs and manufactures a range of products 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:
  • Degree BSc / BEng qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar (HNC/ HND / NVQ may also be considered)
  • Proficiency with 3D CAD software- ideally Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD / iLogic but other programmes might also be considered
  • Minimum 3 years of industry experience, working on designs for manufacture
  • Ideally have some experience supervising others and leading teams
  • Have the ability to carry out mechanical calculations
  • Any previous experience of working with steel / metal materials would be desirable
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team
  • Have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Excellent proficiency with Microsoft Office
The Mechanical Designer Engineer role will involve:
  • Working within the current engineering team with other Design Engineers
  • Managing a small team of Designers
  • Being involved in recruitment / expanding the team
  • Seeing through design projects from concept through to completion
  • Producing 3D designs using Autodesk Inventor CAD software and 2D designs with AutoCAD
  • Generating the BOM’s to go with the associated designs
  • Liaising with colleagues on other engineering tasks as required
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.