Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted a week ago by Global Recruitment Services Ltd

Hinckley, Leicestershire
£30,000 - £35,000/annum

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join one of our clients on a permanent basis

The company is a worldwide designer, manufacturer of specialist engineering equipment used in a wide range of applications including oil and gas, power generation and petrochemical ad this is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding and successful organisation.

Based in their purpose built premises in Hinckley, Leicestershire, the role will involve the provision of design and drafting support for the engineering team. 

The main duties will include the following: -

  • Producing engineering drawings to be used in the manufacturing phase.
  • Preparation of 3D Creo / Solidworks and 2D AutoCAD models, and drawing generation to the budgeted hours.
  • Ensuring all drawings produced adhere to the Company’s CAD standards and procedures.
  • Assisting in product design efforts to meet specific customer requirements whilst also ensuring lowest cost functional design.
  • Managing the outsourced CAD drawing process with the companies other engineering and design offices based overseas.
  • Liaising with the supply chain in the UK and overseas on drawing related queries relating to live projects.
  • Creating manufacturing drawings from 3D models for release to production at the nominated supplier.
  • Liaising with the UK team on drawing queries from the supplier and work with overseas team on any projects which are outsourced via that route.

The successful applicant will be qualified to a minimum of HNC in a Mechanical Engineering or related technical discipline, and have a proven track record in in a drafting role using AutoCAD, Creo, MicroStation, Solidworks or similar.

They will also have an understanding of manufacturing processes, including light/medium gauge fabrication, paint / finishing with experience of producing associated drawings that meet both company standards and customer requirements.

Previous experience of working with fluid dynamics and/or acoustics would be an advantage but is not essential

The role may involve some UK and overseas travel and so candidates must be flexible with regards to travel.   

This is an excellent opportunity to join a world leader in their field with superb possibilities for progression and development within the organisation.

In return the client offers an excellent renumeration package

Global Recruitment Services Ltd are a Recruitment Business based in the East Midlands For more information and to apply please email your CV to us

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