Mechanical Design Engineer

Posted 5 April by Omega Resource Group Limited Easy Apply
Job Role: Mechanical Design Engineer
Job Type: Contract
Duration: 12 Months
Industry: Defence/Aerospace
Location: Gloucestershire
Rate: £20.00-30.00/hr

Job Role

Reporting to the Head of Engineering and having accountability to the Project Leader for the technical development and progress for assigned tasks; the individual shall work as part of a team and be responsible to the evaluation and update of existing product design documentation; against prescribed criteria, to improve design for manufacture, address obsolescence and achieve compliancy with current safety standards. The role includes either drawing amendments or redesign and maintenance of parts lists and data entry into the company MRP database.


-Producing compliant designs that are economical and safe to manufacture, inspect/test and maintain whilst meeting the minimum standard of fit for purpose.
-Mechanical design and draughting of assemblies and detail parts.
-Producing drawings using 2D and 3D CAD.
-Creation of parts lists and data entry into a database.
-Materials and component selection.
-Maintenance of effective records of design compliancy, technical calculations and source data.
-Liaison with in-house production team and subcontractors.
-Creation of Technical Specifications


-Designing and detailing mechanical, structures, enclosures and machinery.
-Designing for manufacture.
-Machinery Directive.
-Understanding ISO standards relevant to drawings and geometric tolerances, material and finish specifications.
-Minimum ONC Mechanical Engineering or equivalent with at least 5 years' experience in a design and manufacturing environment.
-Competent and proficient user of CAD; preferably AutoCAD 98 and SolidWorks 2013
-Time served engineering apprenticeship advantageous.
-Good communicator and ability to work as part of a design team.
-Attention to detail with excellent data management and configuration control.
-Motivated with a positive attitude and determination that tasks are accurately performed and completed on time.

To make an application for this role please submit your CV to or for more information call .

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Design Engineers, Analysis Engineers, Stress Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Software Engineers, Design Office Manager, Electrical Engineers, Mechanical Design Engineer, Draughtsman and Programme Managers.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • AutoCAD
  • ISO
  • Mechanical
  • Solidworks
  • 3D
  • materials
  • structures
  • CAD 2D
  • enclosures
  • assenblies

Reference: 34840000

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