Mechanical Design Engineer

Bristol, Cardiff, Coventry
£28k - £32k pa + Pension, Health
16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type



£28,000 - £32,000 + Pension + Healthcare Benefits

Our client, a market leading design and manufacturer of packaging machinery, supplying into the Food, Beverage and Pharmaceutical industries has an exciting opportunity for a motivated and technically minded Design Engineer. With continued high levels of research and development, the company is consistently at the forefront of new technology and its equipment is highly regarded within the industry. You will be involved in the full design process of new projects and instrumental in all aspects of new product development. Working on a variety of exciting new design assignments this role offers an unrivalled chance for product variation and new technology design. With a portfolio boasting a number of branded clients including the likes of Nestle, PowerAde, Starbucks, Gillette, Pantene and more, this is an exciting opportunity for a candidate looking for a technically challenging role within a globally recognised organisation.

Role & Responsibilities
*Mechanical Design of a range of Packaging Machinery and all associated components/equipment
*Experienced with BOM construction
*Liaise with the Project Team in order to fully understand the client needs and come up with the most appropriate design solution
*Cost estimates for manufacture and assembly costs
*Use of Design for Manufacture and Value Engineering techniques
*Reporting directly to the Design Manager within this close knit team

Required Skills & Experience
*Experience of Production/Special Purpose Machinery Design
*HNC/HND in Engineering related subject/Time Served Experience
*Comprehensive 3D CAD experience (Preferably Solidworks)
*Good communication skills
*Motivated to work on industry leading equipment

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated engineers. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to Christopher Hagger at ********************************* or call for a confidential discussion on ************

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