Mechanical Design Engineer

Location Bury
Job Type Contract
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
Contact Luke Corr
Call 07795 452 175
Reference 12102330LC11

** Mechanical Design Engineer **

 Location: Greater Manchester

3-6-month contract / project

£35.00 - £40.00p/h DOE – Outside IR35

Mechanical assemblies / materials handling / SPM


I am currently representing a key client based in the North West, who are a leading UK design, manufacturer and install of bespoke machinery and equipment into industrial, FMCG, and power industries. Their turnkey engineering services cover design, projects, manufacturing, as well as installation & commission.

Due to winning new contracts, they are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineers to join their team on a contracts basis to assist on this key project.

For this position, you will require to conduct the following daily duties:

  • Producing designed and detailed manufacturing drawings in accordance with the project requirements
  • Ability to design utilising Autodesk Inventor and/or Solidworks
  • Strong appreciation of mechanical and system engineering requirements
  • Producing detailed designs and manufacturing drawings
  • Experienced in industrial materials handling, conveyors, machinery GAs and layouts
  • Experienced of engineering calculations would be advantageous, as well as tolerancing GD&T
  • Preparing required BOMs and ensuring all paperwork is administered effectively and to business& engineering requirements
  • Supporting the Project Engineer in all areas of design, and potential for design improvements and suggestions
  • Work to company engineering standards and requirements project dependant

The successful person will need to have the following attributes:

  • Experienced in special purpose machinery and capital equipment design
  • Apprentice trained ideally to NVQ L3/HNC Mechanical Engineering
  • Autodesk Inventor / Solidworks conversant
  • A team player, flexible mindset, who strives for excellence

The benefits of this position:

  • A highly reputable engineering company
  • Flexible working
  • Minimum 3-6 month contract with potential for longer
  • Outside IR35 – Limited company suitable

I am looking to speak to talented contract Mechanical Design Engineers who are looking for a rewarding and challenging technical position for a 3-6-month contract. For more information on this please contact Luke Corr, Recruitment Manager, at ATA Recruitment.

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