Mechanical Design Engineer

£35000 - £40000 per annum
18 Feb 2013
18 Mar 2013
Kirsty McKinnon
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer

South East


Circa £35-40,000

Leading international manufacturer of bespoke test equipment seeks experienced design engineer to work on design and development of new designs to meet customer requests.

This growing business offers employees flexible working hours, a great working environment, brand new office facilities and training and career development.

The current vacancy requires someone who can take on the following responsibilities:

- Produce high quality mechanical designs of new products to specification and on time. Develop designs using best practice processes and systems ensuring compliance with regulations.

- To provide the R&D team with mechanical technical solutions

- To work closely with product managers to ensure solutions are in line with market requirements, and internal and external customer requirements

- To provide mechanical design solutions to the engineering team requiring work in 3D CAD SolidWorks, FMEA& FEA

- Complete acceptance testing and provide hands in development testing of prototypes

- Provide training and coaching within and outside the R&D/VTS team.

- Ensure all product design is documented in product design and technical files.

To fulfil this position they require an experienced design engineer with the following skills:

- Engineering Design (Electro-Mechanical) to degree level

- Ideally 5 years experience but minimum 2-3 years

- 3D CAD experience ideally SolidWorks

- Ability to work with customers

- Good communication and language skills

- Possible industry backgrounds include aerospace, racing, machinery and high technology

- R&D focused with the ability to design from concept

Interested? This role would suit candidates with experience in the design of special purpose machinery, capital equipment or large fabrications.

To apply send your CV in ASAP as interviews will be being arranged early next week.

To find out more about Huxley Associates, please visit

Similar jobs

Similar jobs