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Senior Design Engineer

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Role – Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Type - Permanent

Location - Dorset

Salary - £38,000- £50,000 per annum (please advise what you're looking for)

My client designs and manufactures engineering equipment, and they are looking to take on a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer on a permanent basis, in the Dorset area.

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Degree / HNC/ HND qualified in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • 5 years’ or more of industry experience working as a Senior / Mechanical Design Engineer in a similar technical environment having project ownership
  • Having knowledge of 3D CAD – Catia v5 ideally
  • Be able to generate design solutions to meet the technical specifications
  • Experience of working with composite materials
  • Be able to write and approve reports and contribute to engineering review meetings
  • Good organisational skills are required and good time management too
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Have the ability to work well alone as well as part of a team

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:

  • Undertaking a range of design tasks using Catia v5 CAD
  • Using PLM data management tools
  • Ensure designs all meet cost and design for manufacture best practice
  • Working on preparing quotations and technical proposals
  • Offering technical query support
  • Checking drawings, Change Notes and CAD models
  • Working closely with other engineering colleagues
  • Working as a Product Owner so having responsibility for adhering to project schedules, project resource management and keeping to budgets

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.