Senior Mechanical Design and Product Development Engineer

  • Location:
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£60,000 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    January 15, 2025

Express Recruitment are proud partners of one of the UK’s leading bespoke manufacturers of automation and integrated systems. Due to continued success our client is looking for a Senior Mechanical Design & Product Development Engineer to join their highly talented and growing design team.

The role will be 98% mechanical, so if you have any electrical knowledge it could be advantageous but is not essential. If you are purely mechanical and not electrical please still apply.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Design, develop and build custom and one off machines and automated systems for a range of industries
  • Work extensively with the design and R&D teams to design, develop and build special purpose machinery prototypes
  • Perform in depth market research analysis into emerging design innovations on the market to ensure the business are keeping up to date with technological advancements
  • Liaise with clients during design consultations in order to understand bespoke requirements and work out the most beneficial and cost-effective solutions
  • Make modifications to design models when necessary
  • Design 3D prototypes in order to seek client approval prior to production
  • Ensure project deadlines are consistently met
  • Travel to customer sites when necessary and attend project meetings

Skills, Experience & Qualifications

  • Degree, HND or similar in Mechanical Engineering
  • Previous experience designing and detailing either any special purpose machinery, packaging machinery, conveyor systems or automation plant is essential
  • Proven R&D engineering experience
  • Any project management experience / skills would be advantageous
  • Experience and knowledge is essential with either: Inventor / Solid Works / AutoCAD
  • Excellent interpersonal skills on all senior levels

In return our client is offering a generous salary package, holiday allowance, company pension scheme and genuine opportunities for further training and development.

If you know you have the required skills and experience and would like to find out more please apply now!

Vacancy Summary

Hours: Full Time

Salary: £60,000 per annum D.O.E

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Permanent

Unfortunately we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.