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Mechanical Design Engineer

Reference Number: 923597 | Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 | Location: Surrey, United Kingdom | Division: Scientific Permanent


Mechanical Design Engineer
£30,000 - £40,000 
Guildford, Surrey


Our client is a well-established manufacturer working in the industrial engineering sector.

We are currently looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join this client working on both legacy adaption work along with managing new products from concept to commercial launch. This role will involve working closely with a small R&D Team to produce designs and prototypes of products with an aim to launch them to market within the pre-agreed timescales.


Job Purpose:

To plan, implement and manage product development for new and existing products.

To design specification along with supporting ancillaries, i.e. jigs & fixtures in accordance with the strategic business plans.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Help establish market segments requirement. Develop product specifications which incorporate these requirements into the specification. Develop new products per these specifications.
  • Continued improvement of existing products both functionally and via manufacturing efficiencies
  • Design of Jigs & fixtures required for Production Implementation
  • Manage NPD projects and exercise independent judgement in relation to project direction and make project critical decisions to maintain the budget and schedule of project
  • Familiarity with product data management systems (PDM)
  • Monitor and report on activities and provide relevant management information
  • Carry out market research and review competitor products
  • Familiarity with electro-mechanical and control systems and comfortable liaising with software and hardware designers

Person Profile:

- 2 - 5 years’ experience working in a mechanical / design engineer role

- Degree in Mechanical or Design Engineering preferred

- Confident user of Solidworks with a track record in producing designs using 3D CAD software

- Experience using Siemens Step 7 or LabVIEW - ideal, not necessary

If this role is of interest please click apply now!

Harris Lord is acting as an employment agency for this role. Please also note due to the number of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback to everyone.

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Contact: Josh Hemsley

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