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Design Engineer

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sectors:

    Design & NPD

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Adam Davies

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

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    Adam Davies


£30,000- £35,000 + BENEFITS

Our client, a highly regarding manufacturing business that provide an extensive portfolio of bespoke products are looking for an ambitious Mechanical Design Engineer to join their fast growing team.


Reporting directly to the head of Design, the Design Engineer will be an integral part of the team and be given the opportunity to get involved immediately in significant projects.The successful applicant will be working with a range of materials and processes to design products for many industries. These include retail, lighting, exhibition and display using Aluminium profiles, acrylic, mdf, alupanel and Led lighting.

You will be coming into a fast paced manufacturing environment that provide highly bespoke products compromised of a range of different materials including aluminium extrusion, sheet metal, injection moulding and electronics.

In this interesting and varied role, the Design Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Designing and developing projects of varying value (£5000- to £200,000 in value) to meet performance, operational and cost specifications.
  • Attention to detail in creating designs for ease of manufacture and accuracy of technical drawings.
  • Produce fabrication drawings, Bills of Materials and Cutting Lists for the manufacturing team.
  • Continually identifying, implementing, monitoring and updating processes and practices to ensure a high standard of consistency with design philosophies.
  • Generating designs and drawings that are of optimum quality.
  • Customer and supplier liaison in order to ensure projects are delivered on time and to the desired standard

The Person

As Design engineer, you will need to be highly motivated and career focused. On top of being a strong communicator and well organised, key criteria for the role will include;

  • Degree or equivalent qualification.
  • 2 years'+ Design Engineering experience
  • Background working with sheet metal and multiple manufacturing processes are preferred.
  • Essential Solidworks proficiency
  • Able to work at fast pace meet deadlines and under pressure


Our client is very well established in the market with global offices and international customers for their diverse range of products. They are looking for an ambitious, dynamic design engineer to join their team immediately. If this sounds like you then please apply now.