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Mechanical Project Engineer

  • Location:

    Walton on Thames

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £53000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

  • Contact email:

    callen@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

  • Job ref:

    V-172771

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-18

  • Startdate:

    2022-07-18

Role- Mechanical Design Engineer

Salary- £40,000 - £53,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

Type- Permanent

Location- Surrey

My client works within consumer electronics manufacturing and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Project Design Engineer, on a permanent basis, in the Surrey area.

 Consumer Electronics – Injection Moulding – Project Management – Development - Materials - SolidWorks

The Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • BSc / BEng in Mechanical Engineering or Product Design Engineering or similar
  • 3 – 5 years’ or more of industry experience working in similar design / project / development focussed role along with design for manufacture
  • Excellent knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials – injection moulded plastics, metals etc.
  • Previous experience working with consumer electronic products ideally 
  • Good knowledge of SolidWorks CAD software
  • Be self-motivated with excellent attention to detail
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Flexibility to travel overseas to the manufacturing facility when required
  • Full UK Driving Licence
The Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:

  • Working with Designers to engineer new products and their associated components as well as update existing products
  • Using SolidWorks CAD software
  • Liaising with colleagues and suppliers to ensure projects are delivered on-time and within budget
  • Managing a variety of projects
  • Working within the research & development department
  • Assisting colleague with any engineering or manufacturing issues that may arise
  • Being involved in developing mechanical designs using SolidWorks 
  • Carrying out post-production design changes
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.