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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job description

Lead Mechanical Design Engineer

Commutable from Cardiff, Newport, Cwmbran, Chepstow and surrounding areas

£45,000 + Autonomy + Long-term Progression + Accredited Training + Company Mobile + Benefits

This is an exciting opportunity to join a specialist company in their respective industry, in an autonomous role where you will play a crucial part in the development of mechanical products, as well as mentoring a team of graduate engineers to enhance their capabilities.

On offer is a rare and exciting opportunity to lead a technical design team on bespoke industrial equipment. This role provides excellent accredited and industry training to become a technical expert and leader, with clear routes to progression to Principal Design roles.

This company has been well established for almost 2 decades, with outstanding growth over the years in an industry heavily funded by the government. This company specialises in the mechanical maintenance and design of mechanical machinery provided for the Railway and automotive industry.

In this role, you'll play a crucial part leading a team of engineers, reporting to the principal Mechanical Design Engineer. You will be working on a variety of projects in their industry, such as designing rail road machinery and commercial vehicles using 3D CAD Design packages and FEA software. You will also mentor a team of graduate engineers and have vital input into project management. This role is Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm.

This is a fantastic opportunity to apply your project management and engineering knowledge in this autonomous and crucial role which offers outstanding training to develop your skillset as a technical & project management specialist with a clear progression route to Principal Designer.

The role:
*Lead Mechanical Design Engineer
*Designing new and existing road/rail/plant machinery and commercial vehicles.
*Project management and mentoring a team of graduate design engineers
*Excellent training and prospect for progression to senior roles.

The person:
*Previous Design Experience
*Automotive / Railroad / Machinery / Aeorspace background
*3D CAD & FEA software knowledge
*Full UK Driving license

Reference number: 147794

Mechanical, Design, Engineer, Mechanical Design, Principal, Manager, Senior, Engineering, Automotive, Motor vehicle, Heavy Plant, Construction, Rail Road, Cardiff, Newport, Cwmbran, South Wales

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work