Mechanical Design Engineers - Special Purpose Machines

Mechanical Design Engineers - Special Purpose Machines

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineers - Special Purpose Machines
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Reference: 14167/001_1509467852
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2017 16:37

Job Description




We are looking for experienced Design Engineers to join a global leader in the field of manufacturing process equipment.

The Mechanical Design Engineers will join an established team at the Peterborough site and will be responsible for ensuring machines and associated equipment are produced in accordance with customer specification.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure accurate drawings and parts lists are produced in line with company procedures

  • Deliver all projects on time, within budget and to agreed specifications

  • Manage priorities in line with project timescales and resolve any technical issues

  • Ensure equipment is produced in line with current legislation and machinery directives

  • Undertake calculations for design

  • Update and maintain technical documentation/drawings

  • Work with suppliers to ensure applications are reliably implemented

  • Act as a point of contact and visit customers regularly

  • Provide technical support to field engineers/customer service teams

Key requirements:

  • Degree qualified (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering

  • Proven experience of producing cost-effective designs for manufacturing (DFM & DFA design methods)

  • Competent using a 3D design package; Unigraphics/Inventor/Solidworks/ProEngineer

  • Knowledge EU standards/ Machinery directives

  • Experience of sheet metal, bending/folding, exotic materials, bending moment calculations - advantageous

  • Analytical approach to problem solving

  • Full license and flexibility to travel

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an extremely successful global business offering excellent opportunities for progression and development.

Interested? Contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 0151 480 2300 or email

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.