Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Duration: 3 months
REF: BBBH14381_1567593942
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 4, 2019

Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer
3 month contract
Southampton, Hampshire

Our client, a leading designer & manufacturer of bespoke electro-mechanical high technology products for use in the global defence industries require a mechanical design engineer to undertake a 3 month contract role in the technology / design team.

Your varied duties will include design, development & continuous improvement of mechanical & electro mechanical products using Pro Engineer 3D modelling software. This will involve varied & interesting work within the multidisciplinary design & test team. You will also interact with customers, stakeholders & suppliers.

You will need a mechanical design engineering background, with experience in design for machining & casting, electro mechanical systems & responsibility for significant (high impact) projects. You will also need a degree in engineering & be comfortable working in the defence sector. Pro engineer background advantageous.

This role is located in a Southampton postcode near the M27, easily commutable from Fareham, Portsmouth, Winchester etc.

This is an interesting opportunity in the high technology defence electro mechanical manufacturing sector.

3 month contract to start, there may be the opportunity for this to extend although not guaranteed. £attractive hourly rate with start by end of September. Due to the nature of the business, security clearance will be required, therefore you must be eligible to work in the UK.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email or contact Cherie Moore on 02392 288217 for a confidential discussion.

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.