• Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Location: Surrey, South East
  • Job Base: Office based
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
  • Reference: V-80824
  • Contact Email: farnham@sammons.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01252 727887
  • Job Published: 09/02/2024 11:48

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer

Surrey, South East | £35000 - £45000 per annum | Posted 20 days ago

An excellent opportunity to join a successful business based near Farnham. Our client are seeking a skilled and experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a busy and supportive drawing office, designing fixtures, tooling for machining and assembly production. Join a long established business with excellent staff retention rates! The ideal candidate will have a good working knowledge of different manufacturing methods. A good understanding of mechanical engineering principles will be essential.

Your varied role will include:

  • Designing tooling for use in Machining, Casting, Moulding and Assembly
  • Producing 3D models, 2D detailed drawings and assemblies
  • Basic stress analysis of components and structures
  • Design of special purpose test equipment and assembly aids
  • Liaising and collaborating with other technical groups, production and suppliers
  • Creation of factory instruction documentation, parts lists and ensuring costs are understood

Ideal experience

  • Qualified to degree level in a Mechanical discipline, or equivalent industry experience
  • Familiar with CAD packages
  • Previous experience of designing bespoke tooling
  • Experience of fundamental mechanical design and geometrical tolerances including best practices

We are seeking individuals who have:

  • An enthusiastic outlook and attitude to work able to communicate effectively with management and staff
  • Experience of working in a fast paced design office where solutions need to be right first
  • The ability to create innovative solutions and make recommendations for improvements

Hours: This is a permanent position working Monday to Friday on day shift with an early finish on Friday.

Company Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Monthly Bonus Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Free On-Site Parking


If you know someone suitable for this role, share the word and through our referral scheme receive up to £250! This is just one of the many roles we are working on at the Sammons Recruitment Group. Please visit our website www.sammons.co.uk for full details on all Permanent, Temporary and Contract career opportunities we are actively seeking candidates for. Recruiting on the basis of Talent, we are committed to supporting and promoting diversity in the workplace, and consider all applications. If you have not heard from us within 7 days you will have not been successful on this occasion, however, we would welcome your application for alternative vacancies.

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