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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location: Kidderminster
  • Salary: £33k - 38k per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Mechanical Design Engineer - £33k to £38k


Metal fabrication

A Mechanical Design Engineer is required to join a well established manufacturing business in Kidderminster. Specialising in sheet metal, composites and flexible materials covering a wide range of industries from machine tools to medical devices and nuclear to material handling.

Key responsibilities and duties

  • To evaluate customer requirements from initial enquiry and deliver designs suitable for manufacture whist meeting customer specification
  • Provide sound technical solutions to engineering problems, ability to identify alternative design recommendations
  • Creation of detailed drawings for manufacture and assembly, have sound knowledge of welding principals and geometric tolerancing
  • Determine product bills of material and maintain within the Companies ERP system liaising with purchasing
  • Designs are completed in a timely manner giving consideration to all legislative guidelines around health & safety and the environment
  • Design reviews are undertaken, lessons learned captured, documented and communicated both internally and externally
  • Maintain and improve on departmental procedures and processes as required

Qualifications required/ desirable

  • HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in engineering environment
  • Ideally SolidWorks use is required however another 3D CAD package can be considered.
  • Knowledge of sheet metal design, metal fabrication, fabrics and plastics
  • Understanding and ability to work in an SME
  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing
  • Product costing knowledge
  • Ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the business

If you are interested this Mechanical Design Engineer opportunity please click on the link to apply. Alternatively you can send your CV direct to 01384 446121

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.