Mechanical Design Engineer

£30000 to £35000 Per year
11 Aug 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is market leading design and manufacturer of bespoke equipment in specialist sectors. This company is a number one supplier to various prestigious sectors such as the Royal Navy, Marines and more. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and technically minded Design Engineer. With continued high levels of research and development, the company is consistently at the forefront of new technology and its equipment is highly regarded within the industry. You will be involved in the full design process of new projects and instrumental in all aspects of new product development. Working on a variety of exciting new design assignments this role offers an unrivaled chance for product variation and new technology design. This is an exciting opportunity for a design engineer looking for a technically challenging role within a well-established, growing company.

Role & Responsibilities
*Liaise with customers and design team to asses customer system requirements
*Cost estimates for manufacture and assembly costs
*Full concept design working with pneumatics, sheet metal/steel fabrication and thermal insulation materials
* Knowledge of environmental type testing of prototypes (shock, vibration, IP, EMC, corrosion) is desirable.
*Participate in continuous improvement initiatives
*Use of Design for Manufacture and Value Engineering techniques
*Multi-disciplinary team work - liaising with electrical / electronic engineers

Required Skills & Experience
*Experience of Production/Special Purpose Machinery Design
*Degree qualified (Mechanical Engineering desirable)
*Knowledge and understanding of 2D AutoCAD and 3D Solidworks
*Motivated to work on industry leading equipment
*Experience designing fabrications and machined parts

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated engineers. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to Sophie Ross at or call for a confidential discussion on 02476 214534
Hunter Selection recruit Engineering professionals in Design, Manufacturing, Field Service, electrical & electronic engineering, Production, Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Mechanical engineering.

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