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Mechanical Analysis Engineer Bolton Up to £38,000

Mechanical Analysis Engineer Bolton Up to £38,000

Posted 30 January by Progressive
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Mechanical Analysis Engineer Bolton Up to £38,000

  • Are you a Analysis Engineer / FEA Engineer / FE Engineer / FD&T Engineer / Stress Engineer / Mechanical Design Engineer?
  • Do you have FEA Analysis AND Mechanical, Structural, Thermal, Fatigue, Acoustic, Shock & Blast hand calculations experience?
  • Do you want to work for an Engineering & Manufacturing Company, where you'll be involved in the full end-to-end of the design lifecycle?
  • Would you like to work a 4-day working week, leaving a long weekend?

If so, please see below

Mechanical Analysis Engineer Bolton Up to £38,000

Progressive Engineering and an Engineering Leader in Heavy Engineered Systems for Regulated Industries are looking to recruit a Mechanical Analysis Engineer for their Bolton Site, owing to succession planning and project workload for 2024-2026+.

Based in Bolton and reporting into the Mechanical Design Manager, the Mechanical Analysis Engineer will be working in conjunction with the Mechanical Design Team to substantiate, validate & feedback on the mechanical design of Heavy Engineered Static Structures (Sheet Metal, Sheet Steel, Welded Structures & Machinery)_

In addition, the Mechanical Analysis Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Produce hand calculations and FEA analysis in-line with project requirements e.g., mechanical, structural, thermal, fatigue, acoustic, shock and blast.
  • Responsible for self-checking calculations prior to release to Engineering Department checker(s)
  • Correct use of calculation standards on all projects to deliver theoretical assurance.
  • Support continuous improvement initiative

Qualification & Experience Required for Mechanical Analysis Engineer role:

  • HND or Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar (Automotive Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering etc)
  • Experience of using FEA / Finite Element Analysis Software
  • Prior experience of using hand calculations to validate designs (including Mechanical, Structural, Thermal, Fatigue, Shock & Blast)
  • Ability to program templates using iLogic/ Visual Basic is desirable.
  • Generation of hand and software-based calculations.
  • Understanding of steel plate manufacturing principals and constraints, including laser cutting, weld limitations and press machinery.
  • Ability to write reports and specifications.

For the successful Mechanical Analysis Engineer , a salary of up to £38,000 + Package (including Pension, 25 days holiday, Company Sickness Scheme, Life Assurance & Medicash Scheme) is on offer and this Mechanical Analysis Engineer role is commutable from Bolton, Preston, Manchester, Wigan, Leigh, Bury, Blackburn, Chorley, Darwen, Ramsbottom, Atherton, Standish, Prestwich, Farnworth, Middleton, Heywood, Horwich & Westhoughton, Rawtenstall and Bamber Bridge.

In addition, this client also works a condensed working week Monday to Thursday.


To be considered for this Mechanical Analysis Engineer role, please apply via the link below.

To find out more about Progressive Recruitment please visit

Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

Required skills

  • FEA / Finite Element Analysis / Mechanical Engineering / Mechanical Design / Design Engineer / Finite Element Analysis / Mechanical Calculation / Hand

Reference: 52034202

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