Location Cheltenham
Job-type Permanent
Salary £35k - 45k per year + Benefits

Mechanical Design Engineer


New Product Development

Salary to c£45K  

My client is designs and manufactures of specialist equipment and is a solutions provider for people or organisations which require complex care.  They design, develop and manufacture paediatric medical equipment. Their products are primarily focused on washing, bathing, changing and handling solutions that directly improve people’s lives. We have been established for over 25 years but are now heavily investing in our future as we look to expand.

Due to recent successful projects and company expansion a new position has become available for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our Research & Development team based near Cheltenham. If you have 5 or more years of product development experience and want to design products that directly improve people’s lives, then this is a perfect opportunity.

Role Requirements

  • 5 + years’ experience in a mechanical product development role
  • An engineering degree BEng or higher e.g. mechanical engineering
  • Experience of taking complete products from concept through to manufacturing
  • Proactive, organised, self-starter
  • Excellent CAD user, ideally Solidworks
  • FEA & mechanical hand calculation skills
  • DFM & DFA experience, sheet metal ideal

Role Responsibilities

  • The design and detailing of mechanical parts, assemblies and complete products
  • Inventing novel ways to solve problems and create market leading solutions
  • Prototype & build of parts & assemblies
  • Testing, validation & documentation of your designs to global industry standards
  • Specification & technical part drawing creation
  • BOM creation & maintenance
  • Manufacturing set up and implementation
  • Project & supplier management
  • Cross business collaboration & effective communication

For more information please call Giles Churchill at Omega Resource Group on 01453 829794 or 07966 971648