Design Engineer

  • by Lamonby Recruitment
  • Location Mitcham, London, UK
  • Salary £24,000 - £28,000 / year
  • 73 days ago
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Job Description:

Lamonby Recruitment have an exciting new position for a Design Engineer to join our client, an Architectural Aluminium specialist based near Croydon.

The successful Design Engineer will be designing window doors and curtain walling. You will also need to be able to create Die drawings, manufacturing drawings and manuals of how the products are fabricated. The design work is very much at component level.

It is office based, but there may be occasions when you might need to visit a test centre or suppliers. You will be using AutoCAD software throughout the projects. The commencing salary will be £24,000- £28,000 per annum dependant on experience.

Design Engineer Role

Production of detailed design drawings.

Creating cost effective designs to increase the project’s profitability.

Managing the design team, particularly external consultants.

Preparing detailed material schedules.

Liaising with the team, clients, suppliers and external consultants.

Role Requirements and Qualifications

Experience in designing curtain wall systems, windows or doors.

Extensive knowledge of AutoCAD.

Knowledge of SolidWorks is desirable.

Ability to work quickly and accurately with good attention to detail.

Our client offers a generous package based on experience and ability.

Design Engineer Package

  • Salary of £24,000- £28,000 (dependant on experience)
  • The basic hours of work are Monday to Friday, inclusive, from 9.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
  • The company operates a Group Personal Pension. Contributions are made by both the employer (5%) and employee (5%).
  • The company has a life assurance policy which covers all employees up to their 65th birthday, the value of which is 3 x annual salary.
  • The holiday entitlement is for 24 days in any one calendar year. In addition, all statutory bank holidays are respected. You are required to reserve up to five days of your annual entitlement to take during the Christmas/New Year period. Furthermore, one day of your holiday entitlement is reserved as a “Birthday Holiday” and as such you will be required to take this day on your date of birth wherever possible.

If you feel you have the skills required and would like to gather further information about this role and other opportunities available across the UK then please contact brad direct on 02392 384650. 


  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info Basic Hours 09.00am - 5.30pm, Group Personal Pension, Life Assurance, 24 days holiday
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience 2+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level HND/HNC or equivalent