Mechanical Design Engineer

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37k to 40k
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Willenhall ,

Job Title:  Mechanical Design Engineer  

Location:  Willenhall

Salary:       £40k PA

Hours:       7:30 to 16:30 Mon to Fri


Our client is an innovative organisation in a specialist defence related industry, they are  looking for a flexible and adaptable Design Engineer to join their team.  The candidate must be a UK national and will need to pass security vetting upon employment


What’s in it for you?

  • Reputable Company
  • 25 days plus Bank holidays


Qualified to ONC/HNC (Minimum Level 4)


Supporting EITB Approved Apprenticeship.


Good Understanding of Mechanical Engineering Principles.


Analytical and Methodical Approach.


Design and Manufacturing Disciplines are essential for this role Possess a good level of computer literacy, be proficient in Microsoft Project, Excel and Word.


Knowledge of Solid works Solid Modelling would be an advantage.


The desired person would also be flexible, adaptable to a range of working methods and processes, be well organised, able to communicate technical and practical concepts and be a team player with the ability to work and communicate confidently and effectively with Senior Management

Preferably 5+ years in a Mechanical Design/Project/Manufacturing Environment.


Provide technical support during the procurement, build and test phases of specific projects.

Generate project procurement lists, raise project RFQ's and purchase orders.

Monitor and actively progress the project procurement process.

Be responsible for receiving project deliveries, goods inwards approval and assignment to the relevant project.

Undertake associated project duties as requested by Senior Management.

Lead and Co-ordinate internal/external design staff.

Managing Staff.

Maintain and develop company works engineering and design.

Thoroughly research new materials and processes.

Utilise specific software to create models of the product.

Organisation Skills.

Oversee, effective testing of prototypes and record/analyse data.

Oversee design engineers


Workforce Manufacturing are responsible for thousands of temporary, temp-to-perm and permanent vacancies across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area and are likely to have an office right near you. Our team offer a unique service tailored to match your precise needs, and can assist you with the following job categories, Quality Engineers, Design Engineers, Project Managers and Production Mangers . We are always on the lookout for the best talent, so if you know anyone please do get in touch


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