Engineering Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

If you’re a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer within commuting distance of Ely, and looking for your next competitively paid role with excellent benefits, we would like to hear from you!

As Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be designing mid/high complexity products and ensure they go through the development cycle into production in a timely manner with all of the information required.

Your core responsibilities as Senior Mechanical Design Engineer: 

  • Design and improve mid/high complexity mechanical mechanisms
  • To develop, assemble, test and evaluate theoretical designs
  • Produce detailed specifications of the product from data analysis gathered from testing
  • Discuss and review technical challenges with team members, sub-contractors, suppliers and manufacturing departments to find root cause and resolution to the problems
  • Ensure Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA) and Design for Compliance is implemented in the design
  • Ensuring a product can be made reliably and will perform consistently in specified operating conditions
  • Consider implications of issues such as cost creep, compliance, safety and time constraints
  • Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives

Ideally, you will have a Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent experience and; you will have experience in product development with a proven record of released products. You must have experience with 3D and 2D modelling software, demonstrating a creative ability and attention to detail.

Also, you will have experience producing high-quality manufacturing drawings containing full tolerance and detailed finishing inspections. Experience with precision component design to micron level tolerances is essential.

If this Senior Mechanical Design Engineer sounds suitable for you, apply today.


Location:              Ely

Salary:                   Competitive salary and benefits package

Hours:                   Monday – Friday: 08:00 – 16:30 (37.5 hours per week)


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Ely, Cambridgeshire
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Permanent | Full Time |
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