Mechanical Design Engineer

Bury St Edmunds
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Mechanical Design Engineer, Suffolk, Competitive Salary Based on Experience

A global organisation is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis to work at their site in Suffolk.

Working within a complex engineering environment the Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for supporting the New Product Introduction function by developing new products from initial concept to completion, as well as working on modifications / improvements to the current product range.

Other responsibilities include; Participating in cross-functional product meetings; Working collaboratively to resolve business issues; Producing accurate drawings and technical documentation; Working closely with internal manufacturing departments to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget; Working closely with customers to understand enquiries, offer guidance and deliver projects.

In order to be considered for this position candidates need to hold a formal qualification i.e. Degree, HND / HNC / Apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering or a closely related subject, or hold equivalent relevant experience. In addition to this candidates need to have proven experience in full life cycle product development, and using a top end 3D CAD package such as Inventor, Solidworks, ProEngineer etc. as well has proven experience working as a design engineer in a mechanical engineering / manufacturing environment. It would be advantageous to have knowledge experience in any of the following areas: Project management, Commercial awareness, FEA, CFD, hydraulics, pneumatics, castings, Design for Manufacture (DFM), Design for assembly (DFA), Valves, Pressure Vessels, Pressure codes such as PED, Castings, Value Engineering, hand calculations.

This position is commutable from Bury St Edmunds, Ipswich, Sudbury, Newmarket, Thetford, Newmarket and other locations across Suffolk and Norfolk.

For more information or to apply for this position please contact Max Sinclair at Stream on 02392 322 376 or email

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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