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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sectors:

    Design & NPD

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Josh Brown

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Mechanical Design Engineer - Special Purpose Machinery


£40,000 + Bonus + Benefits Package

Excellent newly created role! I am working exclusively with a global engineering business specialising in bespoke special purpose machinery and they are looking for an ambitious Mechanical Design Engineer to join their team.


Reporting directly to the Design Director, the Mechanical Design Engineer will be an integral part of the team right away working on a wide range of different projects.

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

  • Design and develop a brand new range of products from concept through to manufacture.

  • Deal effectively with design problems to ensure efficient and profitable manufacture

  • Customer and supplier liaison in order to ensure projects are delivered on time and to the desired standard

  • Discussing and interpreting requirements, preparing concise engineering specifications as a prerequisite to design

  • Designing products based on design-function relationships, serviceability, materials and methods engineering, production costs, and client specifications.


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;

  • Be qualified to at least HNC Level in Mechanical Engineering

  • 3+ years Design Engineer experience in a manufacturing/precision engineering environment

  • Experience with CAD software - SolidWorks/Inventor would be beneficial

  • Experience with Special Purpose Machinery is preferred

  • Experience in design from blank canvas/concept through to manufacture


The company area rapidly growing design and manufacturer of bespoke special purpose machinery with an international client portfolio. They are looking for an ambitious design engineer to join their team and support their growth. If you are interested in this excellent opportunity to join an exciting business with uncapped potential and the ability to offer genuine career progression then please apply now!