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Structures Design Engineer

  • Location: Desford
  • Salary: £35 - 39 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Product design and development
  • Contact: James Tilley
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446126
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 20 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 61244

Structures Design Engineer

Up to £39/hr - Inside IR35

Desford/Remote - Hybrid

12 month initial contract

Off Highway

As a Design Engineer you will be responsible for the design of components and assemblies for structures: Welded steel fabrications, castings, pins, bearings and bolted joints.

The ability to work in a hands-on environment for issue resolution and design development is strongly desired. 

You will need to have strong communication and collaboration skills to enable cross functional development.

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • CAD Design of components and assemblies in CREO
  • Completion of component and group drawings
  • Participating in Design Reviews, FMEA's
  • Collaborating with suppliers and internal teams
  • Involving other engineers and technical resources to address detailed technical problems
  • Working with a global team that requires virtual collaboration
  • Working with design resources and suppliers to rapidly implement design changes

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

  • Engineering degree or HND with experience
  • Experience of off highway machine design and development preferred
  • Must have worked in CAD and Team Centre, CREO would be useful too
  • FEA Background would be desirable
  • Knowledge of castings, bolted and pins & bearings advantageous
  • Capable of working as part of a team collaborating with colleagues in different geographies
  • Graduates will be considered with the right background

For further information, please send your interest and CV to -

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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business.