Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Mechanical Design Team Leader


Job Description:

Job Title:             Mechanical Design Engineer

Location:             Lutterworth

Salary:                 £55,000 - £60,000

Type:                   Permanent


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

At the forefront of automation, they are dedicated to crafting tailored solutions for global manufacturing challenges. Their team of skilled engineers, technicians, and programmers utilises cutting-edge technology to deliver exceptional turnkey solutions and seamlessly integrate cells with existing machinery. With over six decades of experience, their reputation for excellence spans across sectors including pharmaceuticals, ocular, medical devices, and fast-moving consumer goods. From packaging to product assembly, their unmatched expertise and dedication ensure that they're with their clients every step of the way, providing personalised solutions and unparalleled after-sales care. As a multinational company with a personal touch, they continue to question traditional methods, offering future-focused solutions tailored to each client's needs. Join them in engineering the future together.


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



About The Mechanical Design Engineer Role

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


The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for:


  • Design bespoke automation solutions to meet client needs and industry standards.
  • Collaborate with teams to translate concepts into detailed engineering plans.
  • Use CAD software to create 3D models and technical drawings.
  • Participate in design reviews for feedback and alignment with goals.
  • Integrate cutting-edge tech to enhance efficiency and reliability.
  • Create bills of materials and source components for production.
  • Oversee prototype assembly, testing, and validation.
  • Provide technical support during implementation and integration.
  • Document processes, specifications, and test results.
  • Ensure adherence to safety and ethical practices.


A successful Mechanical Design Engineer will need:


  • 3+ years of equipment design experience
  • Proficiency in 3D CAD.
  • Demonstrate prior experience in a machinery/equipment manufacturing related sector.
  • Full Rights to work in the UK


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 Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    2+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree