Mechanical Design Engineer

Location Leeds
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000 - 32000 per year
Contact Steve Harrhy
Call 0116 216 7009
Reference 1257/610/SHP

Mechanical Design Engineer - Solidworks

Capital Equipment Manufacturer - Based in Leeds

Permanent role, £30k - £32k per annum, 23 days holiday + Stats

Fantastic training on market leading products with the opportunity to progress into a project role

This well-established capital equipment manufacturer is the market leader in its sector and following some significant project wins, they are going through a rapid growth phase. The design team are now starting to work on several new bespoke systems for their major clients, workload has increased and there is a real need to maintain the quality of product that it delivers. As a result, this company needs to recruit two Mechanical Design Engineers immediately on a permanent basis. If you believe you are suitable for this role, then please contact Steve Harrhy on 07827 295376 or email your CV to

The role of a Mechanical Design Engineer will involve:

  • Mechanical Designs in 2D & 3D CAD, engineering designs using Solidworks

  • Producing 2D & 3D skid layout drawings

  • Layouts of conveyors, heating units, cooling units, fans and pipework
  • Making modifications to initial concepts, whilst coming up with some new ideas
  • Occasional site survey
  • Capability to identify problems and to solve them in a methodical way
  • Modify flow sheets & change any symbols
  • Produce Bills of Material in conjunction with the drawings
  • Liaise with internal teams to ensure the capex works effectively

The Mechanical Design Engineer will need to have the following experience:

  • Mechanical Design Engineer in a capex / special machinery environment

  • Experience of designing and detailing layout drawings

  • Capability to layout conveyors and other machinery in an effective and methodical way

  • Experienced in 2D & 3D Solidworks
  • Creative ability and hardworking
  • Desire to progress into a project role and work for a market leading company
  • Based commutable to Leeds

The benefits of working for this company:

  • Competitive salary

  • Continued training and development

  • Opportunity to progress your career

  • Expanding successful company with a solid order book

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You must be eligible to live and work within the UK. Sponsorship is not provided.

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