Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Marc Bates

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


CMD Recruitment is supporting a leading manufacturing business with a worldwide presence. Due to growth, our client is now seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their busy design team.

To be considered for this position, you will adapt both standard and bespoke designs using SolidWorks 3D CAD software to meet individual customer needs.

The Role:

  • Adapt existing standard designs for forming tools using 3D CAD system (SolidWorks)
  • Provide 2D drawings to aid manufacturing
  • Create cost-effective design solutions suitable for manufacturing
  • Interpret customer needs into reliable and consistently performing tooling solutions
  • Provide technical assistance to support internal & external sales teams
  • Provide technical support to manufacturing and testing personnel
  • Ensure that all design work is undertaken with high attention to detail, whilst also achieving department throughput KPI's.

Key Skills:

  • Proven knowledge of SolidWorks software or equivalent
  • Experience in creating models, assemblies and drawings
  • A knowledge of machining processes preferred
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Experience of 2D & 3D CAD