Mechanical Design Engineer

20 September 20222022-09-20
Excellent salary plus benefits
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Mechanical Design Engineer

Excellent salary plus benefits


Recruit 12 has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer to be responsible for the design, BOM issue, production, and technical support for a portfolio of products including CCW, DACS and Xray machinery.

Your responsibilities as a Mechanical Design Engineer will include:

  • To be responsible for designs, BOM’s, development work, enquiries and value engineering activities on-time and to the correct specification, hygiene and quality standards.
  • Holding design reviews, understanding the key requirements and progressing a design to completion.
  • Utilising Design for Manufacture and Value Engineering techniques to ensure a smooth transition from design concept into manufacture.
  • Select appropriate third-party components to be used within designs.
  • To produce layout, assembly and detail drawings from a sketched idea.
  • To produce costing sheets for proposed designs, parts and assemblies.
  • To produce quotes and equipment selection recommendations.
  • To formulate technical specifications for parts and products.
  • To encourage innovation and actively participate in continuous improvement initiatives.
  • To ensure full compliance with all relevant regulations, legislation, and customer specific Codes of Practice.
  • To ensure KPI targets for RFT, efficiency, and cost and service are consistently achieved.
  • To meet all deadlines and targets. 
  • To support and assist other team members as required.
  •  Establishing good working relationship with assembly teams, planning, purchasing, sales and other key members of all Departments.
  • To undertake all tasks that are commensurate with the post.

To be a successful candidate as a Mechanical Design Engineer you will need:

  • You will have a mechanical engineering qualification and/or previous proven experience in a similar role, with strong knowledge of materials handling, existing core products and sheet metal/SPM design, the ability to produce layout, assembly and detail drawings from a sketched idea, have full understanding of relevant Health and Safety regulations, and have excellent problem solving skills.
  • You will have good communication skills, be a customer focused team player and possess a flexible, pro-active and methodical approach to tasks.


Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist, working within the Automotive, World class manufacturing, Renewable energy and Construction sectors

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa.