Design Engineer/Draughtsperson

Design Engineer/Draughtsperson

Job Title: Design Engineer/Draughtsperson
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Salary: Up to £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11501_1517818955
Contact Name: Gemma Nixon
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2018 08:22

Job Description

Design Engineer/ Draughtsperson
£30,000 Basic Salary

We are currently recruiting for a Design Engineer/ Draughtsperson to join one of the leading water and wastewater treatment companies in the UK. They have an extensive background providing innovative solutions to water purification, industrial effluent and water saving needs to businesses all over the nation. They are currently looking for a Design Engineer/ Draughtsperson to create mechanical designs, drawings and information packages to keep all products within their range of water treatment equipment up to date and to the highest standards.

The Job
You will be responsible for:

  • Updating and modifying existing water treatment equipment to maintain cost reduction and continuous product improvement
  • Designing new products in accordance with the company's product brief and Quality System
  • Generate 2D and 3D drawings, BOM's and specifications within agreed timescales
  • Maintain standards that conform with VWS standards and company procedures
  • Produce designs compliant with health and safety and environmental legislation
  • Occasional overseas travel to other SSP Design Offices

The Candidate
To be considered for this Design Engineer/ Draughtsperson position, you should have:

  • A background in Mechanical Engineering (HND, HNC) or relevant experience
  • Ideally have some experience using Creo 3D software or proven experience with a similar 3D CAD software
  • Experience in practical design and manufacturing and the use of Windchill PDM
  • Basic design knowledge and experience of equipment and technologies used commonly within the water treatment industries

What's on offer

  • £30,000 Basic Salary
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 public bank holidays
  • Competitive benefits package

How to apply
To apply, please call Gemma Nixon on 02392 222 964 or send a copy of your CV to

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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