Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Salary: £35.00 - £45 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12165_1531237218
Contact Name: William Wraith
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2018 16:40

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer
Rate: £35-45 per hour
Duration: 6 months
We are currently recruiting two Mechanical Design Engineers for a robotics company in Abingdon, designing remote equipment for implementation and delivering consultancy services in the nuclear field. A background in aviation, motorsport or R&D may be of advantage.

The ideal Mechanical Design Engineer will have experience in designing and implementing:

  • Remote handling equipment
  • Developing robotic equipment
  • Complex mechanisms
  • Complete design works from mock ups to assembly

It is essential that you have good working knowledge of Solidworks CAD, applying the mechanical design first principles and communicating at a technical level to a team of peers.

Applicants can either have an Engineering Degree or relevant experience in the field, you must be able to demonstrate your knowledge at interview.

This is a unique opportunity to work for a market leading company that's expanding to meet industry demand and is recognised globally in the nuclear field.
If this role is of interest, please contact William Wraith on 02393 919 668 or email your CV to

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