Senior Design Engineer - Manchester - £43,000

£35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
10 May 2013
07 Jun 2013
Mudiwa Mtungi
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Manchester - up to £43,000 - Permanent

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join this global company at their brilliant location in Manchester. Working with the latest technology you will be responsible for designing and manufacturing their products for multiple markets including industrial and pharmaceuticals. This role will continue to evolve providing opportunity to develop for the right individual.

As the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer you will report to the Engineering Manager and will be responsible for design/development, modification, and evaluation of primarily mechanical systems, equipment and packages you will contribute to total systems engineering, including other engineering disciplines.

This is a fantastic role that will allow you to get really involved in all phases of development from initial concept to manufacturing as well as testing new and modified designs. Other responsibilities can include leading small projects and responsibility of junior staff too.This is the opportunity to you can apply your knowledge as well as learn new skills. If you want to want be part of a modern company with opportunities to develop and progress then this we want hear from you.

Essential Knowledge / Skills Required:

-Engineering Degree or HNC/HND
-Special purpose machinery design experience
-Understanding of mechanical engineering principals
-Use of high end 3D Solid modelling CAD tools preferably Solidworks (e.g. ProE, Catia)
-Understanding of full product design lifecycle would be desirable
-Living in the UK
-Minimum 4 years engineering


-Having worked on FEM design tools would be advantageous
-Knowledge of Design to Cost principles and best practices
-Application of DFR / DFM / DFS (DFx) principles

For consideration, please send your up to date CV to Mudiwa Mtungi at Huxley Associates

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