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Mechanical Design Engineer

21st June 2021

Mechanical Design Engineer

We are currently looking for several Mechanical Design Engineers to join our expanding team. Any relevant experience will be considered whether you are in a junior or a senior role.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £30,000-£60,000 per year

Additional Pay:

  • Yearly bonus


  • Flexible schedule
  • Work from home
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday

Main accountabilities

  • Produce mechanical designs & associated documentation for machine tool projects.
  • Develop design specifications from internal and external customers. Collaborate and integrate specifications with the electrical design department and ensure overall congruence of mechanical and electrical designs.
  • Adhere to project plans for the delivery of designs to support business objectives.
  • Derive bills of materials from produced designs, liaising with suppliers to identify procurement solutions.
  • Produce and communicate FAT and SAT documentation for projects.
  • Collaborate with the electrical design department to produce documentation for customer specific, or mandatory conformance (for example: CE marking).
  • Provide relevant mechanical hardware expertise and support to various R&D projects, including production of drawings for new developments.
  • Modify and maintain design documentation such that they reflect the “as built” condition of each machine.
  • Maintain a “right first time” approach, ensuring that all designs and machines delivered to customers are of the highest possible standard.
  • Any other reasonable request made by a Director or Line Manager

Qualifications and experience

  • Degree or HNC qualified in a relevant mechanical or mechatronic engineering discipline.
  • Experience working in a technical design role within the machine tool industry (OEM or aftermarket).
  • Experience of collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Highly competent in a mechanical CAD system (e.g. Solidworks).
  • Competent in MS office.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • UK National
  • Willing to obtain DV security clearance.

For further information, please submit your CV and a covering letter to r.marsden@mtt.uk.com.

Job Category: Mechanical Design Engineer
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Chorley

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