Design Team Leader (Mechanical - Senior Designer)

Cirencester, Gloucestershire
£35000 - £40000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Design Team Leader

£35,000 - £40,000 Basic Salary + Very Competitive Package

The Company

Our client is one of the world‘s leading specialists in the field of drive and control technologies. The company supplies customers with tailored solutions for driving, controlling and moving - for industrial applications and factory automation, mobile applications and the renewable energy sector.

The successful candidate will have an engineering background and a ‘hands on, can do’ approach in related project experience from concept through to production both individually and as part of a team.

The Role

With strong demand for bespoke drive and control solutions, within the Factory Automation division, increasing numbers of customers are relying on us to be their technical partners providing cutting edge resolutions to complex system problems. Application areas include sectors as diverse as automotive, aerospace, food, packaging and printing, instrumentation and even F1.

Working within an integrated engineering team you will assist, and deputise for, the Design Manager in leading the team that is accountable and responsible for producing quotations and engineering systems for defined industry sector(s) that support the achievement of sales and profit targets and the provision of superior service, in a high quality, timely, cost-effective and resource-efficient way.

Using our wide variety of catalogue components you will produce general assembly and detail drawings of frame guards, conveyor systems and custom tooling applications. As the Senior Engineer within the team you will coach and mentor the other engineers within the department and take the design lead on larger customer projects. You will be comfortable with talking and dealing with customers both on site and at their premises. With a busy order schedule, you must be able to demonstrate the ability to work both independently and within a team.

You will need to be qualified to at least degree level, however proven industrial experienced HND candidates will be considered, in Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering. You will ideally be conversant with SolidWorks and Enterprise PDM with a high level of experience in 3D modelling of parts and complex assemblies. An appreciation of SAP would be advantageous. Any previous experience in machine tools and tooling design is highly desirable.

On offer to the successful candidate is the ability to work for a true market leader in their field, with a fantastic financial package, with a great opportunity to progress your career.

To apply for the Design Team Leader job please send your CV to or call Guy Osborne on (Apply online only).

£35,000 - £40,000 Annual Basic Salary + Very Competitive Package

To apply for the Design Team Leader (Mechanical) job please send your CV to or call Guy Osborne on (Apply online only)