Mechanical Design Engineer - Ashington

Salary Competitive

Fleet Recruitment are pleased to be working with a leading manufacturing company based in Ashington.

Due to continued growth they are looking to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their growing team.

The Role

The role of a Mechanical Design Engineer is to help design and develop new products for projects and core catalogue items.

  • Lead design projects from a mechanical design perspective

  • Introducing new products to production and assembly ensuring all work instructions are available

  • Identify and develop manufacturing process improvements for existing products

  • Development of new LED lighting products and technologies in line with company objectives

  • Research competitor products and similar industries

  • Test and troubleshoot new and existing products

  • Ensure products adhere to relevant legislation

  • Be an active part in the full development cycle, liaising with other areas of the business

  • Produce in depth drawings and build instructions

The Person

The role of a Mechanical Design Engineer requires the following:

  • Mechanical Engineering qualification or similar

  • Relevant industry experience

  • A good understanding and practical experience of Design For Manufacture Principles and be able to demonstrate their implementation

  • Experience in new product induction

  • Knowledge of project management principles and practices

  • Extensive knowledge of 3D practical design including solidworks and 3D modelling software

  • Working as part of a team to complete projects in a timely manner

  • A passion for new technology


Our client is really pleased to offer an excellent benefits package for all of their employees:

  • Generous basic salary

  • Attractive bonus scheme

  • Health care scheme

  • 25 days holiday + statutory

  • Early finish on a Friday

  • Refreshments on site

  • Cycle to work scheme

To Apply

To apply for the position please forward your CV or call Michelle on 01325 313184

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+44 (0)1325 313 184

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