Mechanical Design Engineer

Location Manchester
Job Type Contract
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
Contact Dom Firth
Call 07892 789 632
Reference 26042024DFF

Mechanical Design Engineer

Manchester / Liverpool / Chester / Warrington / Wigan

Initial 3 month contract / Outside IR35

£35.00p/h - £40.00p/h (DOE)

Bespoke Machinery / Capital Equipment / Pneumatics / Solidworks

I am recruiting for a well-established supplier of bespoke machinery to world leading manufacturing companies. Due to ongoing projects in the business, they are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer on an interim basis. Initially there is a commitment of 3 months, but this is very likely to be extended due to project scope for a successful candidate:

For the position of Mechanical Design Engineer, you will require to conduct the following daily duties:

  • 3D modelling, design and detailing using Solidworks
  • Working on bespoke machinery such as fillers, rotary equipment. Cappers etc.
  • Creating accurate BOMs
  • Customer meetings where necessary
  • Report into the design team lead

The successful Mechanical Design Engineer will need to have the following attributes:

  • Strong appreciation of pneumatics, capital equipment and bespoke machinery
  • Expert in the use and knowledge of Solidworks
  • An astute professional, with the ability to excel within a design team
  • A team player, who can work on their own when necessary and strives for excellence

The benefits of this position:

  • Highly project based within bespoke mechanical engineering
  • Flexible working optional Mon-Fri (40 hour working week)
  • Outside IR35 (Ltd. Co. suitable)

I am looking to speak to talented Mechanical Design Engineers who are looking for a rewarding and highly challenging position. For more information please contact Dom Firth (07892789342), Recruitment Consultant at ATA Recruitment.


ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation