Mechanical Design Team Leader (J40431)



£40,000 - £42,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Norfolk -- Thetford

Job Type

Thursday, February 06, 2020

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
£40,000 - £45,000
Thetford, Norfolk

This Engineering Company specialise in the design & manufacture of various engineered projects and has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join their dynamic team to support current & future growth. This position is well suited to an individual that is looking to advance their career as it offers a very clear & realistic path into an Engineering Manager position.

Based within the Research & Development team, you ll be working closely with several parts of the business, with the ultimate goal of providing their customers with the best engineered solution possible. This exciting position also offers opportunity to progress within the business.


- Completing new CAD models, and drawings, or modifying existing CAD models, and drawings, upon requests from other departments within the business. These will be drawn in Solidworks, with very occasional AutoCAD work.
- Ensuring drawings produced by the Engineering design team are of a high standard, and are consistent, clear, and easy to read.
- Producing product specifications, datasheets, and costings.
- Close co-operation with the Customer services, and Production departments.
- Producing KPIs for the Engineering design team workload, such as drawings requests completed, current design & development progress etc.
- Leading a small design team monitoring their progress & setting goals


- Degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering (HND/HNC also considered)
- Have relevant experience working within a manufacturing environment
- Be able to prioritise workloads efficiently
- Be good with people of differing levels

You can be rest assured that this job is certainly going to engage your creative side and passion for Engineering, learning off other bright dynamic individuals, working with cool technology on a number of different projects that will stretch your abilities and really challenge your engineering mind.

If the above interests you, apply now!

Contact information

Andy Watson