Mechanical Engineer

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Mechanical CAD design engineering & detailing within innovative waste-to-energy engineering firm in small scale waste to energy with diverse projects that are environmentally sustainable, implementing a resilient infrastructure that is effective & positive.  They offer expertise, products and services in pyrolysis, gasification & oxidation. Due to sustainable business growth, this is a great opportunity to play a progressive role in mechanical/industrial product engineering for a fascinating company poised for exponential growth in UK & internationally. 

Crucially you will play a leadership role in a ZERO landfill future, dealing with waste at source and recovering economic and environmental value.

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The Mechanical Engineer/CAD Engineer job itself where you will develop your mechanical engineering expertise to allow production of design calculations and analyses to aid in design development and substantiation.

Working as part of a small cross discipline team, this hands-on position involves full exposure to design, development, testing, commissioning and maintenance of operational units located in various worldwide locations.  More specifically:

  • Production of detailed technical mechanical engineering and design work including:
    • 3D CAD (Solidworks) modelling,
    • 2D Detail drawings for manufacture (Solidworks and AutoCAD),
    • Site layout drawings and model renders,
    • Use of Solidworks simulation tools,
    • Simple mechanical/structural/thermal calculations and/or analyses in order to support your design work,
    • Work within the companies PDM workflow.
  • Input into product requirements capture and management, including validation and verification of requirements.
  • Maintenance of systems, procedures and design documentation within the mechanical function.
  • Gain an understanding of pyrolysis and of the designs of the specific units.
  • Provide technical support to the business development team as required.
  • Participate in concept and detailed design reviews, HAZIDs, HAZOPs, FMEAs and other types of risk reviews.
  • Ensure adherence to Environmental, Health and Safety, engineering and quality standards and procedures.

You will have

As Mechanical Engineer/CAD Engineer, you will have a healthy mix of the following:

  • Minimum BEng/Meng degree (2:1 degree or better) in Mechanical Engineering or similar or equivalent
  • Demonstratable level of industrial experience in the design and development of mechanical systems.
  • 3 years plus experience in mechanical design engineering role.
  • Be thorough and have very good attention to detail.
  • General appreciation of materials selection, general mechanical and structural substantiation.
  • Design for manufacture mentality to deliver fit-for-purpose, high-performance, reliable and maintainable mechanical design solutions.
  • Experience and proven ability to use 3D Solidworks modelling software and 2D CAD drafting with Solidworks and AutoCad.
  • Experience of producing hand calculations.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Health, Safety & Environmental legislation is desirable.
  • Self-sufficient, self-motivated and able to work within an interdisciplinary team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to all levels of stakeholders.
  • Proficient with MS Office.

You will get

As Mechanical Engineer/CAD Engineer, you will enjoy a salary of £35K-£40K + Package

  • 5 day week (37.5 hrs), flexible working           
  • Challenging & diverse projects
  • Career growth
  • 25 days of holiday per year
  • Great learning and development opportunities 
  • Bonus, Pension & Private Medical

You can apply

For the Mechanical Engineer/CAD Engineer by pushing the button on this job posting (recommended), or by sending CV in confidence to 


2 April 2024
England, Bristol
£35-£40K + Package

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