Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Solidworks Design Engineer


Job Description:

Mechanical Design Engineer - SolidWorks

£30p/h (Ltd / Umbrella)

3 Months +



This business is a research and development company who design bespoke SPM and automated systems. They are specialists within the fields of process, automotive, materials handling and general manufacturing solutions. They have an extremely high volume of workload currently and need to engage with a contractor to help them busy through a busy period. There is a minimum of 3 months’ work, but they have a very strong pipeline and this contract could go well beyond the estimated length.

What the role will involve:

  • Concept design
  • Customer liaison
  • Design and detailing
  • Design calculations e.g. stress/ strain / speeds
  • Creating BOM
  • Liaising with internal teams incl. projects, controls, and electrical teams
  • Ability to understand customer’s needs, and identify solutions to meet customer demands

What the company are looking for within a candidate:

  • 4 years + exp of using SolidWorks
  • Experience of cradle to grave mechanical design
  • Experience of design any bespoke SPM
  • A great can-do attitude
  • Flexible team working mentality
  • Autonomous working attitude

What the company will offer the successful candidate:

  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Realistic opportunity for contract extensions
  • Friendly environment / great culture
  • Monday to Friday working

To apply to this vacancy or to enquire about any other of the opportunities ATA has to offer please call 07827 256611 and ask for Robert Weatherhead.  Alternatively please send your CV to [email protected] or visit to see all of our current vacancies.

ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet