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Mechanical Design Engineer

Due to continued growth, our client, a manufacturer of special purpose process equipment, currently has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Design Engineer

You will be expected to work in conjunction with the Project Department, you will be part of a team responsible for the design of high quality, technically innovative and commercially competitive products to be used within the food industry as either a stand-alone product, or as part of a full production line solution.

Key Responsibilities:

Produce either Solidworks drawings and models working from concepts and layout drawings
Assist Project Engineers in taking live projects from inception through to completion
To design and develop new products for the food processing industry
Design and develop enhancements to their existing product range
Specification of mechanical components such as belts, motors and pneumatics

Person Specification:

At least 5 years' experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment
Experience within either a sheet metal and fabrication or machining environment would be an advantage
Fully conversant with Solidworks is essential
Experience within the special purpose machinery is preferred but not essential


Ideally a qualification within Mechanical Engineering is preferred


Based near the town of Sandy with excellent road links to the A1 and A1 making it commutable from surrounding areas such as Bedford, Huntingdon, Cambridge, St Neots and Letchworth Garden City.

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