Mechanical Designer

Mechanical Designer

Job Title: Mechanical Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00012976_1493727195
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2017 13:13

Job Description

Our client is a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defence systems. They are seeking a Mechanical Designer to work as part of a team to progress and support structural and mechanical design elements across various programmes within the business.

For this role it is vital that you have aerospace engineering business experience, a degree or equivalent in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering, and working experience of PTC Creo 3D CAD software.

As a Mechanical Designer your main responsibilities will involve:

Progressing of structural & mechanical design elements of a project as part of the design team
Ensure compliance of drawings to CMS design and configuration control processes
Report technical progress to Lead Designer
Assist Lead Mechanical Designer and Head of Group with process improvements in support of continual improvement philosophy.

Qualifications / Experience

Degree / HND / HNC or Equivalent in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering
Proficient in 2D and 3D Draughting & Design using PTC Creo Parametric
Conversant with Microsoft Office applications.
Large Assembly management, Surfacing and Sheet metal experience an advantage.
PTC Creo PDMLink, SmarTeam and CATIA experience also an advantage.
Design for cost, manufacturability, weight etc. would be desirable.

Job Title:Mechanical Designer
Location:Wimborne, Dorset
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:LF/HQ 12976


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.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability.

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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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