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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH111585
  • Location: England, Worcestershire
  • Sector: Mechanical Engineering, Defence
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
  • Date posted: 14/08/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
Essential Details

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary: up to £40,000 + benefits
Location: Worcestershire
Industry: Defence

Job Summary

This is an opportunity for any candidate who wants an out and out design role with the opportunity to work on truly niche Defence products with a range of different materials.

You will be involved in all stages of the design life cycle from concept through to manufacture.


*Core focus on 3D design ideally using Creo 4 for a range of precision machined components and tooling solutions adhering to BS8888 whilst using DFMA techniques
*Full life cycle from concept through to manufacture
*Produce interface drawings with the relevant authorities
*Report on the mechanical properties of your drawings and work alongside the Projects Design Authority to increase performance, reliability and durability
*Participate in design meetings
*Manage/prioritise your own workload


*Degree from a relevant field such a Mechanical, Physics or Mathematics
*Strong 3D modelling/design experience ideally using Creo
*Working knowledge of Windchill
*Must have experience working in a highly regulated safety critical environment such as Aerospace, Defence or Automotive
*Must have knowledge of BS8888 or similar
*Knowledge of geometric tolerancing, limits and fits is essential
*Have an understanding of designing mechanical products made out of a variety of materials such as metal and composites for manufacture

If you would like to be considered for the aforementioned Mechanical Design Engineer vacancy then please do submit an application.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.