Senior Mechanical Engineer

JAM Recruitment Ltd
Wimborne, UK
16 Aug 2019
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Opportunities like this don't come around often... would you like the challenge of supporting a business making an impact on some of the biggest projects in the UK defence market right now? Do you have what it takes? Yes? Then this is the job for you!!

Due to continued investment, this manufacturing business at the cutting edge of technology is searching for the perfect Senior Mechanical Engineer to join their growing team in Wimborne, Dorset on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will be awarded with this phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry.

The Role

Within the Senior Mechanical Engineer role, you'll be responsible for:

  • Defining and leading analysis in support of system design, integration and change assessment.
  • Actively contributing to and/or leading defined aspects of the project to achieve optimal balance between requirements, schedule and cost.
  • Managing technical risks.

In addition, you'll also be managing customers and external suppliers to ensure compliance with agreed processes and achievement of project objectives.


To succeed within the Senior Mechanical Engineer role, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

  • An apprenticeship/degree in mechanical/aerospace engineering and/or equivalent experience.
  • A strong understanding of mechanical or electro-mechanical engineering in the context of aerospace products.
  • Experience of NPI/ new product design and development within an Aerospace environment.

In addition, any experience of management of aerospace development projects will also be helpful.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Work on long term contracts
  • Develop your skills at a prestigious company
  • Gain security clearance

If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Senior Mechanical Engineer, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence via the 'apply now' button.

***PLEASE NOTE: Start dates are imminent so apply now!!!***

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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