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Design Engineers - Manufacturing

Job Description

Design Engineers - Manufacturing

Competitive Salary & Excellent Package

Preston, Lancashire

Our client is a global company who specialise in developing new technologies which will enable a global shift towards sustainable energy.

The Design Engineers will join the R&D Department at a state-of-the art manufacturing facility and will contribute to some exciting new products which will help customers reduce their carbon footprint.

We are specifically looking for candidates who have knowledge/experience in the design of stainless steel tanks, pressure vessels or similar equipment.

Key Tasks:

  • Design, develop and test new products in alignment with company product roadmap
  • Assist in the generation and translation of new product requests into product design approval
  • Ensure robust engineering design solutions are achieved using FEA & DFMEA techniques
  • Ensure all specifications and design documentation are generated via CAD system
  • Ensure all projects are completed to agreed timescales, cost and customer specification
  • Ensure all solutions are suitable for product performance and meet relevant legislation and standards (electrical, gas, water)
  • Effectively plan and prioritise own workload
  • Work closely with Development Team and Product Management Team on innovation projects
  • Regularly engage with functional stakeholders; Manufacturing, Quality, Purchasing


  • HND/Degree in a relevant Mechanical /Design engineering discipline
  • Min of 5 years experience in a Design Engineer role
  • Knowledge of Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMEA)
  • 3D CAD experience, ideally SolidEdge
  • Experience of sheet metal, stainless steel, plastics and associated materials
  • Experience of following a structured, gated process through to manufacturing and production
  • Self-motivated and pro-active
  • Innovative and forward thinking
  • Good communication and influencing skills
  • Excellent problem solver
  • High attention to detail
  • Any simulation experience.. advantageous

On Offer

A competitive salary, pension, flexible working and an opportunity to work on some exciting projects that will shape the future

Apply Now to be considered.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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