Mechanical Design Engineer

ATA Recruitment
Nottingham, derby, loughborough, Leicester
£25000 - £30000/annum + 20 day's holiday + Pension and lif
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer – AutoCAD - Autodesk inventor – SolidWorks

£25,000 - £30,000 dependant on experience – 20 day’s holiday + Pension and life Assurance

The Company

My client specialises in the Design, build, manufacture and installation of turnkey Conveyor Systems for a wide variety of sectors to include, food, automotive, FMCG and automated distribution..

With an impressive client portfolio which includes Cadburys, Hovis and JLR they have gained a reputable name in the industry. They have seen strong organic growth of 20% year on year and are looking to continue this fashion, as a result of this increase, the business now needs to add another Mechanical Design Engineer to the team.

The Role:

As a Mechanical Design Engineer your role will include

* To produce 2D and 3D Design and models of conveyor systems and materials handling turnkey solutions
* Liaise with clients to clarify technical information and create 3D model of their requirement using either AutoCAD Autodesk inventor SolidWorks
* Produce detailed 3D design of conveyor systems incorporating: Fabricated steel, controls, motors, electrical wiring, gearboxes, bearings, rollers/belts and Hydraulics etc.
* Consider speed, weight, incline, decline and tolerances
* BOM Liaising with suppliers to ensure their products meet your specific requirements
* Produce 2D plant layout, GA’s and fabrication/assembly drawings
* Project management
* Managing 2/3 designs per week valued from £10,000 - £500,000

The candidate:

The ideal Mechanical Design Engineer will have

* 12 months’ design experience in 2D AND 3D (AutoCAD - Autodesk inventor – SolidWorks)
* Mechanical background – apprentice, BTEC, C&G or HNC/HND or graduate
* Have a passion for mechanical design


The successful Mechanical Design Engineer can expect:

* Full product and systems training
* Training on their CAD packages which include AutoCAD - Autodesk inventor – SolidWorks
* The client is growing fast and want people that are keen to promote within the business, in 3-4 years you could be in a Senior Design Engineer role, projects or even commercial sales position