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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer


Job Description:

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer


£55,000 DOE

Want to make a splash for one of the market leaders in water management systems?
If you're bored of your monotonous design role or feeling lost in a big corporate company, then come dip-your-toe at this water solutions business. With new launches and re-launches of products in close future plans, the company need YOU and your new ideas and concepts. The core role will be to lead the design and development of new products and range extensions as well as supporting the existing product range. The beauty of working for this SME business is that your work will really make a difference- it will be YOUR designs and YOUR work that are brought to market- something with your stamp on for everyone to see.

Responsibilities of the Senior Mechanical Design Engineer are:

  • Lead projects through New Product Development process
  • Manage external resource (Mechanical Design, Industrial Design, Electronic Design)
  • Manage Engineering Change Process
  • Demonstrate and encourage New Product Development best practice
  • Champion a Quality driven culture throughout the business

Skill set of a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • Degree Educated/HNC in an Engineering discipline.
  • 5+ years' work experience in relevant industry designing "premium" products.
  • Full cradle to grave engineer.
  • Proficient using 3-D CAD, preferably SolidWorks.
  • Good understanding of electronics concepts.
  • Must have strong IT skills including, Excel, Word, Power Point.


If you're a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer who isn't afraid of a bit of water, can get stuck in and wants to bring new ideas to the table then take the plunge and click apply or get in touch with Chloe from Orion.

!!Warning: The successful Senior Mechanical Design Engineer may get wet in testing procedures!!