Mechanical Body Design / Test Engineer – 0756 / 0757


£27 per hour


Sector: Automotive
Function: Product Design & Development
Contact: Rachel Meacham
Phone: 01384 446112
Job Ref: 66084

Job details

Mechanical Body Design / Test Engineer - 0756 / 0757 - £27.00 per hour PAYE rate

Jonathan Lee Recruitment has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and collaborative Mechanical Body Design / Test Engineer to join our client's welcoming team. This 12-month Mechanical Body Design / Test Engineer role in passive safety engineering is based in Cranfield with a pay rate of £27.00 per hour PAYE. This role is Inside IR35.

As a Mechanical Body Design / Test Engineer in Passive Safety, you will be responsible for automotive crash passive safety performance. 

To give you an idea of how this Mechanical Body Design / Test Engineer - Passive Safety will look and feel, here are some areas you can expect to work in:

  • Confirm if the design meets crash performance requirements and provide feedback to design teams
  • Make test requests and support to conduct the tests
  • Analyse CAE test results and create reports
  • Create minutes of the meeting
  • Develop process improvement tools

To apply for this role, you will need a Mechanical Engineering Degree (or equivalent) / in Engineering or Physics related field.  You will also require:

  • Experience in Mechanical Engineering ideally from within Automotive - Body Engineering Design / Test / Metals / Passive Safety Testing / Restraints
  • Knowledge of body engineering / metals
  • Have a keen interest in developing your skills in passive safety / restraints 

To apply for this position please send your CV to

Unfortunately we cannot progress candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

In order for your CV to be processed effectively, please ensure your name, email address, phone number and location (post code OR town OR county, as a minimum) are included


Rachel Meacham

Associate Director – Energy

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