Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 2357

Location: Worcestershire

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer


  • Extracting & interpreting customer requirements
  • Preparation of system-level design specifications
  • Leading Value Engineering Process
  • Mechanical systems design and development
  • Specifying components
  • Assisting system integration, test and validation
  • Support production activities
  • Preparing documentation for system operation & maintenance

About You:

  • At least 5 to 10 years significant experience in the mechanical design of automated systems
  • Extensive experience with delivering systems into manufacturing environments
  • Enthusiasm to create and deliver innovative automated solutions
  • Expert knowledge of component parts including pneumatics, motors, drives, encoders etc from major suppliers
  • Working familiarity with CAD environment, preferably SolidWorks
  • Ability to interpret customer specifications & evaluate customer products & designs.
  • Ability to employ engineering techniques to produce robust, innovative solutions.
  • Familiarity with Machinery safety directive, PUWER, CE/UKCA Marking
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 Quality Systems and procedures.
  • Ability to take a leading role as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team.
  • A focus on meeting project deadlines & budgets.
  • An ability to contribute to multiple concurrent jobs.
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office.

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK