Mechanical Facilities Design Engineer

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    £15 - £34 per hour

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    James Tilley

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    over 1 year ago

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Job title: Design Engineer

Salary Range: Up to £34.00 (Fully dependant on experience)

Location: Peterborough

Industry: Mechanical Facilities - Engine Test Environment

A Design Engineer is required to work for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines. The position will be a long term contract role based in Peterborough and is paying a rate of up to £34.00 Ltd Co per hour.

This position is an opportunity for a Design Engineer to join the Mechanical Design team and be responsible for the design and implementation of engine test equipment located within the Europe Research and Development Centre.

In this role you will be responsible for the design of components and assemblies which could include engine rigging systems, mechanical systems, driveline components and unique test rigs.

You will demonstrate a strong sense of urgency and determination to resolve issues while maintaining high quality standards and excellent communication skills.

In order to do this you will have a good working knowledge of solid modelling (CREO), detail drawing and geometric tolerancing, coupled with experience and a comprehensive understanding of mechanical engineering principles and practice.

To apply for this position you should have some of the following:

  • Engineering degree or relevant experience
  • Creo CAD experience
  • Geometric tolerancing knowledge
  • Ability to understand detailed drawings and technical specifications
  • Microsoft Office proficiency (Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Good mechanical aptitude


  • Creo Simulate experience
  • Understanding of engine test environment

Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this Design Engineer role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.

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