Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location
    Salford, Manchester
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
    JN-022021-166760

Mechanical Design Engineer


9 Months FTC with potential to go perm |£30-35K


Salford, Manchester



The purpose of the role is to design and develop engineering systems. You will consult with engineering management, fellow designers, Production, Sales, and Marketing to establish design concepts and manage through to production.


Duties Include



  • To produce designs and subsequent manufacturing drawings and related documentation using primarily AutoDesk Inventor CAD software

  • Design systems based on design-function relationships, serviceability, materials and methods engineering, production costs, and client specifications

  • To undertake mechanical design calculations when required

  • To discuss and resolve design related production problems with in-house manufacturing departments, sub-contractors and suppliers

  • To review customer provided tender documentation and assess to compliance of company products to customers' requirements


Desirable Qualities



  • Experience in the design of electro-mechanical machinery, ideally within food/pharmaceutical machinery or similar equipment with an appreciation of some of the following: Conveyor systems, Pneumatic systems, Engineering constructional materials, Precision mechanical assemblies, Food or pharmaceutical constructional materials and finishes, Noise control

  • Degree qualified or equivalent in mechanical engineering or relevant technical design discipline

  • A recognised mechanical engineering apprenticeship or other appropriate structured training

  • Industry related experience in mechanical engineering at the design and implementation level



Company Benefits


* Competitive Salary


* Life Assurance


* Holidays 25 days + 8 Bank Holidays


* Pension scheme


* Bonus Scheme


* Flexi-scheme

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Sharn Harper