Job: Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worcester
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-03-29
Contact Name: Kirsty McKinnon
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

This family owned business are looking to a hire an additional mechanical design engineer to keep up with increased production of their bespoke vehicles. Working as part of a small and busy R&D team you will be designing bespoke vehicles from the chassis up from initial customer request through to manufacture and assembly.

If you are interested in this varied and challenging role you will need to demonstrate the below experience and skills:

-          8-10 years’ experience in mechanical design

-          HNC/HND or degree in Mechanical Engineering

-          Both 2D and 3D CAD skills.

-          Experience in the design of light/medium sheet metal and medium/heavy metal fabrications

-          Ability to identify customer requirements and translate these into concept designs and then onto production

-          Experience in low volume, high variety manufacture

-          Knowledge of Hydraulics is essential and knowledge of pneumatics & electrical design would also be beneficial

-          Previous experience in the design of heavy vehicles such as tankers, tippers, trucks, trailers, agricultural vehicles or yellow goods.

-          Knowledge of chassis conversion

If this role is of interest and a match to your skills please send your CV to