Ref: 14921 – Mechanical Design Engineer (Capital Equipment, Automation, Bespoke Machinery)

Design Engineering, Technical
Posted 2 months ago

Want to work in a growing business at the forefront of technology and automation for the manufacturing and engineering sectors? Want a role in a business that has all the benefits of a large PLC but has the day to day dynamics and agility of an SME.


We live in an automated world. Efficiency, quality and output are high on the agenda for most manufacturing, production and engineering businesses.

Our client delivers, bespoke automated capital equipment that delivers all this to a global customer base.

Each design is unique.

To cope with a surge in demand for their equipment we’re recruiting a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer.

This role will manage multiple projects concurrently whilst coaching and mentoring a team of junior designers. You will take projects from customer specification and take it through concept development and detailed design to hand over to assembly.

You’ll work closely with the electrical, software and project management teams and will likely have some customer engagement too, which may require international travel.

All we ask for?

You’re an engineer through and through

You have experience of designing the mechanical aspects of automation systems, well versed with 3D CAD software (whatever your brand, doesn’t really matter as you’ll be good enough to learn) and want to a join a business in which you’ll be busy every day;

If you have the required background and experience and believe that you can make a true contribution to the organisation, then please contact us on 0113 4142782 or by email for an exploratory conversation, quoting the vacancy reference number.

Airton Solutions in conjunction with 1492 Ltd are both recognised brands within the manufacturing and engineering sector. Based from Leeds we operate within the UK and internationally providing both clients and candidates with unrivalled levels of knowledge and customer service. Both Airton Solutions/1492 Ltd and its clients promote a policy of equal opportunities. Our policy is to treat job applicants and employees in the same way regardless of age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, religion, colour or disability.

Keywords: Automation, capital equipment, bespoke machinery, mechanical design


Job Features

Job CategoryCapital Equipment/ Special Purpose Machinery

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