Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Mechanical Design Engineer


Job Description:

Mechanical Design Engineer 

(2-3 Years Experience)



A Farnborough-based manufacturing company are currently seeking their next Mechanical Design Engineer who has 2-3 years of Industry experience to join its growing R&D Team. 

This company has established a solid commercial platform with market-leading customers and now starts an exciting phase of growth.

This is a great opportunity to join a progressive company that has ambition and does not want to stand still!


As a Mechanical Design Engineer you will be involved in;

  • Full product Life-Cycle Design of mechanical components (Including Prototyping, Hands-on testing, analysis etc)
  • Producing design briefs and specifications for new products
  • Working to tight deadlines, designing and managing multipart products from specification documents
  • Communicate with manufacturers to get prototypes manufactured and technical issues resolved
  • Manage project budgets & BOM costs using existing components where possible


The ideal Mechanical Design Engineer will have;

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree/ HNC
  • 2-3 Years of Industrial experience outside of university 
  • Proficient in 3D CAD
  • Exposure to or knowledge of full product life-cycle design processes
  • An appreciation for Sheet metal, Injection Moulding or electronics would be beneficial
  • Experience with FEA simulation tool
  • Highly motivated, with the ability to work independently or within a team


The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in producing drawings and 3D models, design for assembly and design for manufacture.


If you are looking to kick-start your career or feel a lack of progression in your current role, then please click APPLY NOW or get in touch with Chloe Sterry at Orion to find out more!!