Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Mechanical Design Engineer


Job Description:

Job Title:             Mechanical Design Engineer

Location:             Aldridge

Salary:                 £40,000 - £50,000

Type:                   Permanent


Orion Electrotech is partnered with a thriving market leading machinery manufacturing business.

Established during a time when computer-controlled test and assembly equipment was at its nascent stage, this company has grown from a small operation to a provider of tailored solutions for various customer needs. Initially focusing on bespoke printed circuit boards, they have expanded thier offerings to include mechanical and electrical design, manufacturing, and installation of specialised machines and systems. Having developed strong relationships with major manufacturers, delivering exceptional service and timely after-sales support to ensure customer satisfaction on every project, this exciting business continues the next stage in its growth journey.


Due to an extended period of exponential growth, we are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our expanding design team.



About The Mechanical Design Engineer Role

You will be responsible for mechanical design and development of bespoke equipment and machines.


The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for:


  • Design mechanical components/systems for test and assembly equipment, meeting customer specs.
  • Collaborate with electrical engineers for seamless integration of mechanical/electrical systems.
  • Conduct feasibility studies and risk assessments for design safety.
  • Use CAD software for detailed engineering drawings.
  • Oversee manufacturing to ensure accurate production.
  • Participate in project meetings for progress and solutions.
  • Provide technical support to manufacturing, addressing issues.
  • Perform testing and inspections to meet standards.
  • Collaborate with customers for feedback and revisions.
  • Stay updated on mechanical engineering trends for improved performance.


A successful Mechanical Design Engineer will need:


  • 5+ years of machinery or equipment design experience
  • Proficiency in 3D CAD.
  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field with relevant certifications.
  • Demonstrate extensive engineering experience in mechanical design.


We reward our Mechanical Design Engineer a competitive salary and an excellent selection of benefits.


If you are a driven individual with an engineering education seeking an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact in bespoke automation we would love to hear from you. Join us on our journey as we continue to enrich the possibilities of our solutions. 

Thank you for your application. Due to the volume of applications, we receive, unfortunately we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing