i4 Recruitment

Mechanical Design Engineer

Serve Talent are working with a successful manufacturing business to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer for their facility based in Diss, Norfolk.

Reporting into the Design Manager and working alongside the wider Technical team, you'll be responsible for the design and development of engineering solutions from concept, to operation using Catia V5.

Working with a global customer base you'll need to have good knowledge of Mechanical & Electrical Engineering and solid 3D CAD experience.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:


  • To undertake design and development of products from concept to operation including system definition, specification prototyping and validation as well as drawing creation;
  • To create DFMEA's and be Involved in PFMEA's
  • To ensure products meet specification, function, design and business performance requirements in accordance with recognised industry standards, safety and legislation;
  • Ensure that designs meet customer specifications including the aesthetic and technical requirements;
  • To undertake design activities of structural components including metal, plastics and composite using Catia V5 (other CAD packages considered)
  • To perform fundamental engineering calculations [including stress and stiffness] to substantiate the design of the product.

In order to be considered for this role you will need:


  • BEng or BSc Mechanical Engineering Discipline with proven experience of performing a design & development role.
  • Previous experience of working within a small design team.
  • Ideally good knowledge of working with composite materials and manufacturing processes.
  • Strong CATIA Cad skills plus FEA analysis.

Alongside a competitive salary and benefits package, is a carved out career development plan with significant scope for promotion and development for those who want it.

If you have the skills and experience required and would like to be considered, apply now!



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £40k - 42k per year
  • Location: Diss, Norfolk, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Automotive
  • Recruiter: i4 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01603 415100
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 410
  • Posted: 2022-05-05 16:16:07 -

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