Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10804_1499160518
Contact Name: Dan Bisset
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 04, 2017 10:28

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer


£26,000 to £37,000 - Dependant on experience.


We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a world leader in remote handling for hostile environments. This includes Nuclear Fusion, Nuclear Decommissioning, and High Energy Physics experiments.

Having just been purchased by a larger organisation, now this perfect time to join this business going through a strong growth period.

The Job

Working from their headquarters near Oxford, you will be reporting into the Engineering Manager and will be working on the delivery of consultancy services, equipment design and implementation projects.

You will be developing and implementing work programmes and projects plans for small to medium sized projects with the support of a full engineering team.

Managing the full lifecycle of projects will include creating specifications, designing, procurement activities, integration, commissioning and developing complex electro-mechanical devices.

The Candidate
Candidate will hold a recognised engineering degree level qualification (or equivalent) alongside a history of designing and implementing mechanical handling equipment.

Experience with remote handling equipment / robotics is desirable but not essential.

What on offer

On offer is an attractive salary that ranges from £26,000 to £37,000 depending on experience. Coupled with this is a benefits package that includes a pension scheme, extended holiday scheme after service, private health checks and professional fee's.

How to apply

To apply, please call Dan Bisset on 02392 288213 or send a copy of your CV to

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.