Mechanical Design Engineer – Automation

  • Permanent
  • Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Posted: 27th June 2018
  • Salary: £48000.00 - £50000 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH3327
  • Industry: General Manufacturing
  • Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills: Automation, Hardware, Mechanical Design, Solidwork, Bespoke Design, Machine, Robotics, Hydraulic, Pneumatic

Mechanical Design Engineer – Automation
Location: Barnsley
Salary: £48-52k plus fantastic benefits package

Experienced mechanical design engineer with a strong background with Machine Automation Hardware design is required for an industry leading company. This is a company who prides itself on being driven by it’s employees who are all given the opportunity to purchase shares in the company – it’s employees are expected to challenge, offer solutions, contribute to positive change and drive initiative behaviour throughout.

Due to growth the company is looking to employ an additional Design Engineer within the design team. The company operates on a global level and has gone from strength to strength through organic growth.

You will need to have prior experience in designing automated assembly machines with a strong mechanical design background. You should have strong CAD skills in particular using SolidWorks. Your design experience will ideally include experience of Pneumatics, Robotics and Hydraulics and you should be proficient with using a PDM system. The role is hands-on and will encompass the design, modification and development of bespoke designed machines.

The role will involve an element of travel both within the company’s offices and also going to visit customers or component and machine suppliers. You will need to have a full driving licence and be able to demonstrate exceptional drive and a high level of attention to detail.

Key elements for the Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • Strong background of Mechanical Design specifically within the Automation and Machine Hardware design sector
  • Experience of bespoke one-off designs – should include taking designs and briefs from close of sale through to delivery and commissioning
  • Highly proficient in CAD design – ideally with strong experience of using SolidWorks
  • HNC qualification in a relevant mechanically biased discipline
  • Full driving licence and willing to visit client sites or suppliers when occasionally required

My client is looking to recruit a market leading candidate and as such the salary reflects this with market leading competitive salary. The role also comes with a fantastic package sure to rival most within the engineering sector.

This a key role for the business and candidates interested in the role should contact Nathan Deeley of E3 Recruitment immediately, ideally sending your current CV through for consideration.

E3 Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy Specialising in Engineering Technical based recruitment offering over 60 years’ experience



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