Mechanical Design Engineer
 
 
  • Permanent  
  • Desborough
  • Days Mon - Fri
  • Salary circa £38,000 - £42,000
 
 
We are currently looking to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer working within the waste process and recycling industry.
 
 
This role will require a candidate to have a great hands-on approach and require previous work/knowledge of conveyor design and use of Solidworks.
 
 
Duties and responsibilities as a Mechanical Design Engineer:
  • To produce general arrangement drawings in 2D and/or 3D for the project sales departments.
  • To maximise space-saving techniques, material flow optimisation and process engineering within the GA to deliver class-leading designs
  • To work with the sales team or the projects team to optimise a layout until it reaches the point of design freeze at which the customer signs off the GA to allow full project launch
  • Create and release BOMs
  • To produce and maintain technical documents for the engineering and sales departments as well as manufacturing manuals, operating manuals, health and safety, maintenance etc
  • To liaise with customers and suppliers to deliver the best solution possible
  • Work on the continuous improvement of existing products and processes
 
 
Experience / Qualifications required:
  • High proficiency in SolidWorks or other equivalent software
  • Technical knowledge of the make-to-order design process
  • A comprehensive knowledge of relevant legal regulations
  • The ability to work within budgets and to deadlines
  • Creative and innovative with a desire to improve continuously
  • Effective organisational skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Flexible and dependable
  • Good team-leading and team building
 
 
Job reference: 1414
 
 
How to Apply:
 
 
Contact Jack Packwood at Micron Recruitment on 01527 759120, or simply click apply.
 
 
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.  
 
 
Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.
 
 
Micron Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.