Senior Design Engineer (20810) Paignton, England

Salary: GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum + Overtime, progression plans

Senior Design Engineer – Paignton
£35,000 - £40,000
Long term progression plan

Our client is a leading manufacturer that is dedicated to producing products that’s quality is recognised as second to none. With a strong order book and due to growth into various export markets they are looking for a Design Engineer to join their Engineering team.

Role & Responsibilities:

• Responsible for researching, planning & developing new & improving existing design applications
• Preparation, production & modification of design schemes, calculations, BOM’s & detailed drawings
• Complete projects within product development guidelines, including design for production and appropriate field service solutions to product performance requirements, costs & schedules
• Create designs using 2D & 3D CAD – SolidEdge & SolidWorks software
• Identify testing requirements for proposed design changes
• Manage designs through to production and to customer installation
• Review incoming engineering change/design requests from customers
• Ensure that service requirements and included in all designs

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

• Essential to have a minimum HNC in Mechanical Engineering
• Desirable to have a Degree in Mechanical Engineering
• Highly competent in 2D & 3D modelling / CAD – Using SolidEdge & SolidWorks design software
• Aptitude for problem solving & analysing data
• Solid understanding of mechanical engineering, physics, mathematics, metalworking & plastics
• Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar mechanical design
• Must be a focused individual on delivery of project solutions to time/specification & cost
• Able to work to project deadlines & prioritise own workload
• Strong communication skills – liaising with design team, customers, production staff & projects

Benefits Package:

• Salary:- £40,000 - £45,000
• Hours:- Monday – Friday Days

  • Benefits:- Private Pension, 25 Days Holiday, overtime payment

    Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy –
    Emma Hardman on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to her at

    We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
    Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.