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Mechanical Design Engineer

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Mechanical Design Engineer

Leicester, England

£37,000 - £42,000 + Bonus + Training + 33 Days Holiday + Friday Half Day + Pension + Health Cash Plan + Life Insurance

Excellent role on offer for a Mechanical Design Engineer looking to join a growing, well-established business, working with specialist products, with the opportunity to grow with the company and become an industry expert.

Do you have experience using 3D CAD software and FEA analysis? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity where you can continue to develop your design skills?

On offer is the chance to continue your career progression, learn new skills and take on a new challenge. Reporting to the engineering director, you will be a key part of the team, bridging the gap between the design team, production and sales teams.

This company have been established for over 100 years, and continue to go from strength to strength. They have plans to continue their recent growth and are currently recruiting across the business. They specialise in the design and manufacture of specialised electrical power applications, and provide to a range of industries, specifically the automotive industry.

In this role you will be responsible for producing detailed drawings, creating BoMs, using 3D packages, working with a range of materials, such as plastic for moulding processes. You will be responsible for conducting FEA/CFD analysis using software such as Ansys. You will also be communicating with other departments to collectively maintain a high quality.

Therefore, the ideal candidate will have a good experience using 3D CAD packages and have a good understanding of FEA/CFD analysis and calculations. Ideally you will have a good knowledge of plastic material and associate processes, and be able to build relationships with a multi-skilled team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly, ambitious team and progress you career in an exciting, challenging role.

The Role

  • 3D Designing on CAD software
  • Conducting FEA and CFD analysis on specialist products
  • Contribute to tolerances and testing, create BoM's, liaise with other departments
  • £37,000 - £42,000 + Bonus + Training + 33 Days Holiday + Friday Half Day + Pension + Health Cash Plan + Life Insurance

The Person

  • Experience in AutoCAD/3D Software
  • Excellent knowledge of FEA and CFD
  • Knowledge/Experience with multiple materials, including plastic/molding processes
  • Sound mechanical knowledge/background


To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Patrick Smith at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates