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Junior Mechanical Design Engineer

Position Type: Permanent, Full-time

Salary: £21,000-£26,000 per annum

Location: Knutsford, Cheshire

Hours:  8.30am-5pm Monday – Friday

Benefits: 23 days holiday + banks (Increases with length of service), Pension, Health Cash Plan, Personal Accident Insurance


My client is a market leader within the specialist engineering manufacturing industry. They are looking to hire a Junior Mechanical Design Engineer which would be well suited to an engineering graduate or someone who has recently completed their NVQ. You will provide draughting and technical documentation support to both production and product maintenance departments. This is a great opportunity to develop a career with a highly successful company.

  • Produce technical drawings of machined components needed for manufacturing.
  • Identify customer requirements and create technical documents accordingly.
  • Conducting research to determine the feasibility, design, operation, and performance of mechanical systems.
  • Offer technical assistance to both customers and internal staff when necessary.
  • Write technical descriptions for quotations.
  • Identifying and resolving any issues or problems that arise during the design and development process.
  • Ensuring that all designs comply with industry standards and regulations.
Essential Skills
  • Have some exposure to AutoCAD or Solidworks or other 3D Design packages during studies.
  • Must be able to commute to Knutsford daily. This is an office-based role.
  • Engineering related degree or qualification.
  • Interest in working within engineering.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • IT literate with knowledge of office software such as Word and Outlook.
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK. Sponsorship is not provided for this position.
Apply now to be considered for this excellent opportunity.

Keywords: Design Engineer, Graduate Mechanical Engineer, Junior CAD Technician, Trainee CAD Technician, Junior AutoCAD Technician, Junior Design Engineer, CAD Engineer, Trainee Draughtsperson, Junior Draughtsman

    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Knutsford
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £21000 - £26000