Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Outline

 Are you a mechanical design engineer looking for something new?

Advanced recruit are currently recruiting for an experienced mechanical design engineer to work for a large manufacturing company. You will work with other engineers and internal personnel to define new product specifications, develop new designs and final design solutions. You will manage & coordinate project activities & support the existing product base.

Job Role

  • To have a general engineering background & experience, to be proficient in the use of inventor & auto-cad software.
  • Interpretation of idea’s and engineering RFQ’s to design mechanical fabrications in a wide ranging and diverse environment.
  • Understanding of a wide range of materials.
  • Knowledge of fabrication, machining & sheet metal designs to interlink with existing products.
  • Ability to create parts, assemblies, fabrications, design tables and drawings using Autodesk
  • Inventor and Auto-Cad software
  • To liaise with the production manager & salesman to interpret drawings & site surveys to produce manufacturing designs/drawings, to incorporate best-practice & to use of known methods of manufacturing.
  • Have the understanding and to comply with the Health, Safety and Environmental legislation & policies.
  • Analysing and interpreting data and information.
  • Liaising with suppliers, clients, architects and contractors.
  • Design of new products.
  • Understanding of RFQ’s supplied to CAPS & turn these into solid designs.
  • To be able to conduct structural steel calculations under various scenarios.
  • Recommending modifications for existing products & systems.
  • To use a drawing library & file new & existing deigns in a robust numerical system for other engineers to use.
  • Detail-oriented, organized with the ability to handle multiple ongoing projects.
  • Ability to communicate with sales, engineers, and outside customers.
  • Familiar with engineering process, revisions, ECR, change orders, etc.
  • Advanced Microsoft user to include Project and Excel software.


Experience / Requirements

  •  Proficient user of Autodesk Inventor & Auto- CAD software
  •  Relevant manufacturing/engineering qualification, A Levels, ONC, City & Guilds level 3, BTEC National Diploma Level 3, IVQ Technician Diploma, NVQ level 3.
  • Excellent communication skills-must be able to interface with other engineers & non-technical personnel.
  • Good understanding of engineering principles.
  • From Engineering background, mechanical and fabrication.
  • Understanding of legislation and standards.

For more information please call Advanced Recruits office 01902 239008.



SALARY: £30,000 – £35,000 DOE

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