Mechanical Design Engineer

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    Mechanical & Electrical

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    £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum

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    Steve Read

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    5 months ago

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Mechanical Design Engineer - West Sussex - £40000-43000pa

Our client based in Sussex require a Mechanical Design Engineer with proven experience in a design role in an industrial environment.

Ideally you will have relevant design experience with sheet metal work / electro/mechanical machinery / special purpose machinery for mechanical handling processes.

Job Description

  • Mechanical design for the integration of equipment and other products, using CAD programmes.
  • Compiling parts lists and maintaining drawing records following the strict technical office procedures without deviation.
  • To offer a practical approach - working with our team of assembly and test technicians as required.
  • To offer creative thinking within cost and time restraints.
  • The ability to work on several projects simultaneously meeting tight deadlines.
  • Respond quickly to internal and external customer requests.
  • Maintain a well-organised working area.
  • Visits to customer sites both in the UK and overseas as necessary to gain engineering information.
  • Liaising with customers to ensure adequate flow of information for orders acknowledged, service requirements related to problems, and any other issues as requested.
  • To provide practical and cost effective solutions to design change and modification for individual order requirements.
  • Controlling the issue level on BOMs
  • Liaising with suppliers to obtain quotations using detailed drawings.
  • Provision of technical support to customers and internal sales/service departments.


Mechanical Engineering Degree or equivalent.

Experience of a Design Software (e.g. 2D: AutoCAD, 3D: Inventor, Solid Works, Catia or equivalent)

Recent experience of design engineering work

Provide practical, creative and cost effective solutions to design change / modification

Must be free to travel worldwide with no restrictions

Salary from £40000pa plus healthcare cover, pension & life assurance.

Please call Steve Read at Search Technical for more details.

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