Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Loudwater, Buckinghamshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Engineering, Defence, Nuclear Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: April Burton

Mechanical Design Engineer


Salary - Negotiable

Mechanical Design Engineer needed for a leading defence company based in Loudwater. My client is looking to employ an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with experience using 3D CAD modelling tool and creating Technical Drawings in accordance with BS 8888.


My client is a leading defence company that provides a variety of electronics products for military applications including naval combat management systems, sonar systems and weapon interfacing electronics.


The successful Mechanical Design Engineer will want to work for this client not just because this is a fantastic opportunity but also because they will offer you the following benefits:

  • Fantastic annual salary
  • Life assurance
  • Pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • Dental plan
  • Health screening
  • AESOP (All Employee Share Ownership Plan)
  • Critical illness
  • Holiday flexibility
  • Retail vouchers
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Salary Sacrifice for Cars scheme

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Mechanical Design Engineer will include:

  • Providing a technical lead role on selected projects.
  • Providing support for stress and thermal analysis activities
  • Employing continuous improvement principles to improve efficiency
  • Supporting the Project SDA as required
  • Liaising with customers and suppliers as required
  • Collaboration with the other Engineering functions to ensure smooth engineering transition within projects

What you need to be the successful Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • HNC / HND qualified in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • A good understanding of key mechanical engineering principles e.g. material selection, assembly techniques and manufacturing processes
  • Ability to select Mechanical components in line with technical requirements (e.g. gears, bearings and pumps)
  • Experience using a 3D CAD modelling tool and creating 2D Technical Drawings in accordance with BS 8888
  • Experience designing and developing innovative mechanical solutions to meet customer requirements
  • Experience designing operational equipment for external environments


If you would like any more information on this opportunity, please apply today!

Mechanical Design Engineer


Salary - Negotiable

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