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Mechanical Design Engineer (26332)

to £45,000 DoE + Top Benefits

CAD for complex scientific instruments used in R&D

This growing company is looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their team. They develop and build complex scientific instruments used for experimental R&D. This involves applications based on electromagnetics, pulsed light and gas propulsion.

For this role, key responsibilities for the Mechanical Design Engineer will include: producing 3D CAD engineering drawings for manufacture; contributions to the design review; and ensuring timely delivery of manufactured components.


  • Degree or HND in mechanical engineering.
  • Demonstrable project experience using a mainstream CAD package (ideally SolidWorks).
  • Experience with complex 3D CAD assemblies and drawings. Exposure to working with vacuum systems, lasers, high voltages, pressure vessels or similar technologies would be desirable.
  • Knowledge of precision manufacturing is beneficial.

On offer is an excellent compensation package including generous employer pension contribution and a share option scheme.

Keywords: 3D CAD, Drawings / Designs, Scientific Instrumentation, Manufacture, Lasers, Vacuum Systems, Gas Propulsion, SolidWorks

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

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