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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

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    Swindon, United Kingdom

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    14 days ago

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Role – Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Type - Permanent

Location - Wiltshire

Salary - £45,000- £55,000 per annum (please advise what you're looking for)

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

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

  • Degree / HNC/ HND qualified in Mechanical Engineering
  • Chartered status would be a bonus but not essential
  • 5 -10 years’ or more of industry experience working as a Senior / Mechanical Design Engineer in a similar heavy / plant manufacturing environment
  • Having knowledge of 3D and 2D CAD –Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD Plant 3D ideally but other software may also be considered
  • Experience of working within the process, oil & gas or special purpose machinery sector
  • Good organizational skills are required and good time management too
  • The ability to use Microsoft Office 
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • The ability to work well alone as well as part of a team
  • Be self-motivated to work well in the office as well as when working from home

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer role will involve:

  • Producing mechanical engineering solutions
  • Working on a range of projects at any one time
  • Being involved in equipment design and plant layout drawings too
  • Producing detailed manufacturing drawings using Autodesk Inventor
  • Writing Installation and Operation Manuals when required
  • Taking projects from concept to completion
  • Working closely with other engineering colleagues
  • Being flexible to travel to customers sites at commissioning stage occasionally

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.