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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 19 days ago

Mechanical Design Engineer

£Competitive plus benefits



A Mechanical Design Engineer is required to design and develop mechanical and P and ID systems for both new and modified Test Rigs within the Engineering team. Candidates with a working knowledge of CE regulations including standards for machinery, pressure systems, and guarding would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, a world-renowned automotive supplier, requires a proactive Mechanical Design Engineer, based in one of it's technical centres near Reading, to design and produce drawings for components, systems and assemblies. As a Mechanical Design Engineer you will be required to:

  • Work with Scientists and others from the Engineering Team to establish requirements
  • Prepare mechanical and P and ID specifications
  • Produce risk assessments of designs and systems
  • Prepare panel layouts
  • Produce mechanical bills of materials
  • Design specialist systems where required
  • Build test rigs and assemblies
  • Prepare and maintain "as built" rig documentation
  • Liaise with both the Electrical and Software Design teams and the Mechanical Engineering workshop
  • Provide guidance and assistance to Rig Build Technicians

The Mechanical Design Engineer should have the following skills and experience:

  • Degree qualified in an engineering discipline
  • Experience in the design and building of P and ID circuits
  • Experience in automatically controlled equipment
  • Experience of safe pipe working practices
  • Experience in project management techniques
  • Some experience in the design of mechanical systems for test rigs or special purpose machines

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of electrical and instrumentation systems to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Reading based global automotive supplier will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension
  • PHC

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Mechanical Design Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Mechanical Design Engineer role, please contact Justin Wainwright at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889267.

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.