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Mechanical Design Engineer


Job Description:

Mechanical Design Engineer



We are working for a leading specialist manufacturer in their search for a dynamic mechanical design engineer with experience of working with R&D projects. You will be responsible for designing gas, hydraulic and process systems from first principles.


Salary of a Mechanical Design Engineer

£35,000 - £45,000


Job Description of a Mechanical Design Engineer

  • To be an operational member of the design team to ensure systems are delivered on time and to specification.
  • Concept system design including circuits, pumps, tooling and fabrication.
  • Produce engineering calculations to ensure specifications are met.
  • Produce P&ID drawings and bill of materials for each design using AutoCAD.
  • Produce detail drawings and general arrangement drawings using Autodesk Inventor.
  • Lead on design reviews to communicate system design to full project team.
  • Creating technical files and data books including: PED, ATEX/IECEx & Customer quality documentation.
  • Support the continuous improvement program.
  • Liaise and negotiate with customers to ensure system requirements are met.
  • Assist manufacturing with commissioning both on and off site.


Skills & experience of a Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Must have an appropriate Engineering Related Degree.
  • Experienced user of 3D CAD using Autodesk Inventor or a similar package.
  • Experience of producing P&ID drawings and bill of materials.
  • General understanding of thermodynamics.
  • General understanding of mechanical design and calculations.


Why Should You Apply?

  • Work in a growing business moving into an exciting new market.


Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines. 

  • Supply Chain/Logistics, Management
  • Quality - Engineering, Management
  • Design - Engineer, Management
  • Maintenance – Technician, Engineer, Management
  • Production / Process Engineering
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Project Engineering, Management
  • Leadership and Management
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience

    2+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree

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