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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer (DESIGNENG1) Blackburn, England

Salary: GBP40000 - GBP41000 per annum + Pension , lucrative holiday allowance

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Specialist Tooling Manufacturer

Lancashire area

Around £40,000

Days 37 Hours , Early Finish Friday

This is an opportunity to work for a specialist market leader and with an established brand within a secure industry. With training and development on offer to maximise your skillset, this opportunity will stand out to candidates looking to gain new skills. With a long-established presence working within the UK obtaining a consistent order book, this opportunity will appeal to a candidate looking for job security and a technical challenge.


Role Description

  • Designing product components, assemblies, and production tooling in line with company standard practices, design for manufacture concepts, set budgets and deadlines.


  • Producing Concepts, 3D models, 2D detailed drawings and assemblies


  • Creating Bill of materials.


  • Investigating, identifying, and utilising suitable materials and products in designs.


  • Liaising and collaborating with engineering, production, onsite machine shops and purchasing departments, as well as suppliers.


  • Collaborating with engineering department on factory instruction documentation, parts’ lists and ensuring costs are understood and communicated.


  • Convening, Chairing and recording design reviews as necessary


  • Working to tight deadlines under pressure


Skills and Qualifications

  •  - Understanding of engineering material properties


  • - 5+ years experience


  • - Solidedge desirable will also look at Solidworks


  • - Able to create designs through the whole process from concept to final parts


  • - Background in tooling , Aerospace , Automotive or similar


  • -Hands on shop floor experience desirable

Company Information

As a business our client is a market leading manufacturing company with a strong presence on both a UK and global scale. With a growing portfolio of clients and plans to expand even further this role provides a stable and secure opportunity in the present economic market.

Please send your CV to directly to Paige Titley at

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