Senior Design Engineer

Expiring today

Wagstaff Recruitment Ltd
£32k - 36k per year + Benefits
19 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This great opportunity requires an experienced Senior Design Engineer who will enjoy the variation of working on different design projects for special purpose machines for clients within the Oil & Gas, Power Generation , Nuclear and Petrochemical industries. You will be in a small design team designing and working on mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic controlled special purpose equipment.

As a Senior Design Engineer you will be working for an established engineering company in Derby who are part of a larger group of companies who are consistently investing to achieve high quality engineering products. The company offers an excellent working environment, working with experienced and skilled engineers.


* Up to c£36k for an experienced Senior Design Engineer
* 25 days holiday plus statutory
* 3 x Salary Death in Service


* Assist Design Manager to ensure efficiency within the design department
* Work with colleagues to develop innovative designs
* Understand and convert design briefs into solutions that combine technological innovation with practicality and high quality
* 2D & 3D SolidWorks (or other CAD software) experience to Design, Develop & Detail engineering drawings to company and customer standards
* Maintain Electronic & Hard Copy file management including Archives
* Continuous Product Improvement to be maintained utilising the Internal Non Conformance procedures & systems currently in place

Skills / Experience Required:

* Qualified in mechanical engineering (ideally HNC / HND or Degree) with proven hands-on 3D CAD experience in automation, machine tool, jig & fixtures or special purpose equipment.

* Mechanical design skills to include jigs & fixtures, hydraulics, fabrications , pneumatics

* Experience of SolidWorks is desirable but experience of other 3D CAD packages is essential.

* Experience of FEA and designing products in pressurised physical environments would be advantageous

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