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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location

    Chard

  • Sector:

    Automation & Robotics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Edward Burch

  • Contact email:

    ed.burch@jonlee.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01384446129

  • Job ref:

    53858

Job title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary Range - £25,000 - £45,000 dependent on experience
Location: Chard

A Mechanical Design Engineer is required for an established machine automation manufacturer. The purpose of this role is to design mechanical components ensuring that high quality, accurate, innovative and cost-effective designs are produced on time to support project delivery.

As a Mechanical Design Engineer, your daily duties will be:

  • Accurate design and optimization of mechanical components.
  • Produce accurate, clear and defined drawings for component manufacture.
  • Demonstrate good problem-solving skills and creative approach for new ideas.
  • Support projects, deliver on time and within budget.
  • Interface with outside suppliers to ensure best results and maintaining good commercial awareness.
  • Develop and maintain appropriate in-house product knowledge base.
  • Present design plans and data for technical reviews.
  • Adopt Value Engineering principles, ensure that products are fit for purpose and improve the cost-effectiveness, quality and time required of manufacture.
  • Support Sales by providing design concepts for bespoke machinery and estimates of time and costs for the design element of potential new projects in a timely manner

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to for a new position working as a Mechanical Design Engineer.  To be successful you will have previous experience of:  

  •  A proven record of success as a Design Engineer preferably in a related industry. 
  • Specialist technical knowledge – packaging machines, special-purpose machines, design (including calculations).
  • Good team working skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Value Engineering and continuous improvement/Lean and estimating skills.
  • The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.
  • High competence in Inventor, with ability to learn similar 3D CAD packages.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high, should you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Mechanical Design Engineer position, please contact Ed Burch at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 129.

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.

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