Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12705_1514999695
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 03, 2018 17:14

Job Description

I am looking for talented and enthusiastic Mechanical Design Engineers who can strengthen our prestigious client's design team. You will join one of the design teams that specialise in delivering solutions for clients' engineering challenges across a very wide range of industries.

You should be able to apply creative design skills to large, small and complex tasks in a consultancy environment. The role involves taking responsibility for all aspects of design projects from initial scoping of the work and conceptual design to delivery of completed substantiated designs and then supporting these through manufacture and commissioning. It will include project and commercial management or aspects of these.

About the job:
An excellent degree in an engineering discipline is expected. Extensive, relevant industrial experience will also be considered.
All engineers are also actively involved to varying degrees in the generation of new business by developing relationships with our clients, understanding their needs and preparing bids to support their requirements.
You will be able to demonstrate exceptional technical and design skills and the ability to apply these across a range of industries.

A good understanding of the majority of the disciplines listed below will be required:
Understanding and application of design processes from problem definition and concept generation through to detail design and subsequent manufacturing support.
Production of design justification through the use of analytical skills (hand calculations and/or FEA).
Proficiency in 3D CAD, preferably Siemens NX, but also others.
Report writing, presentation and communication skills.

Experience in or knowledge of the following would be an advantage:

Nuclear power generation systems and equipment
Bespoke equipment design
Test facility design (static or rotating rigs)
Experience working in the defence engineering sector.

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Location UK Various - Bristol, Burton, Leatherhead, Glasgow
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £35,000-£45,000pa DOE
Job ID:12705

Security Notes

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.