Mechanical Design Engineer

Expiring today

Perpetual Engineering
£30000 - £40000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Design Engineer



Competitive salary plus excellent package

Perpetual Partnerships are a North West based recruitment consultancy part of a larger group of engineering companies, with a significant track record of supporting the key goals of organisations within the engineering community.


We are currently recruiting for a well-established design, manufacturing and global supplier company in Preston who are seeking an enthusiastic Mechanical Design Engineer. You will have experience in a similar role and come from a pressure vessel/valve/hydraulic testing equipment industry. There will be an opportuniy to progress so the ideal candidate should be aspirational to move their career forwards.

The Role

Day to day you will part of a small team designing and developing new and existing specifications for the bespoke needs of the customer. Day to day you will be making sure the product meets the customer needs by ensuring design conforms to industry standards, using suitable materials, correct coatings, suitable tools, engineer cost out of the product and dealing with any no conformances. As it is a small team you will be trained up to become the lead engineer with a view to taking your career forwards.

Qualifications and Skills


BEng OR BSc in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

Industry experience within high pressure systems, valves, hydraulics

2D and 3D CAD Solidworks preferred

FE Analysis of Pressure Vessels (Ansys desirable)

Risk Analysis, FMEA

Project Management experience

Ability to carry out hand calculations

Strong IT skills - Document Management Systems

What you will get in return

You will receive a salary up to 40k. Alongside this you should expect to become part of a close team who have a great working moral and excellent environment.

If this seems like the ideal opportunity for you, please apply now or ring Louise Platt on (Apply online only) for further enquiries