Mechanical / Design Engineer

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13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Engineer, Andover, Permanent

up to £28,500 per annum, 36.25 hours per week Monday-Friday

Our Andover based client are urgently recruiting for a Design Engineer to join their team. The successful applicant will work within the drawing office and undertake a range of design engineering and document control duties. The successful applicant will have excellent knowledge of manufacturing and production environments and will demonstrate exemplary problem solving skills. Knowledge of principles and formulas to engineering problems is vital.


-Modify existing designs and suggest where corrective actions can be taken to improve design processes

-Assist with reducing operating costs, production problems and increase efficiency

-Assist with documentation within the drawing office such as BOM's, outlines and designs

-Review and analyse design specifications and drawings to assess factors that may affect the design process

-Use a range of MRP systems and other systems including Office, 2&3D CAD systems and rapid prototype machines

-Prove a design using established engineering principles

Person Specification:

-The successful applicant will have extensive experience of working within a manufacturing and production environment and suggesting how changes can be implemented and designs improved

-Strong Mechanical Engineering experience and understanding of engineering processes and materials

-An excellent attention to detail, proven drawing & problem solving skills and proven 2D and 3D CAD experience

-The ability to work as part of a wider team with excellent communication skills and the confidence to report changes and explain processes

Early applications are encouraged