Assistant Mechanical Design Engineer Product Development

Posted 7 March by Hunter Selection Ltd
Assistant Mechanical Design Engineer (Product Development)
£18,000 - £22,000 + bonus + company benefits

As an Assistant Design Engineer you will be tasked with the development of bespoke mechanical related products for the consumer goods and retail market. The company has a global brand but a relatively small development team so the role would best suit a practical Engineer looking for the variety of office based Design, together with Build, Assembly & Test on the shop floor.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Assist in the Mechanical Design process (Using Solidworks), taking products through the full product life cycle from initial conception through to manufacture
*Design and create mechanical component and assembly drawings
*Build and prove prototype and pre-production sub-assemblies
*Build and prove prototype and pre-production units
*Assisting in the specification and sourcing of components
*Assisting in the maintenance of Bills of Materials
*Work with and provide technical support for Electrical Design, Production, Planning departments

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
oExperience in 3D Design, Solidworks is preferential but not essential
oExperience in the design of metalwork. Any plastics or woodwork would be an advantage.
oGood attention to detail and a genuine interest in product development

Benefits Package:

o£18,000 - £22,000
oCompany pension
oExcellent training and development opportunities

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by sending your CV directly to
We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the UK. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our experienced consultants.

Required skills

  • CAD
  • Mechanical Design
  • Design
  • Graduate
  • Engineer

Reference: 34628070

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