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Mechanical Design Engineer (R&D)

  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: £45k - 55k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer (R&D)
Location: dervy
Sector: Building & Construction, Manufacturing
Job Type: Permanent Role
Salary: Circa £45,000 to £55,000 Per Annum

**Salary negotiable on relevant experience and level**

About the role:

The client has a role open for a Mechanical Design Engineer (R&D). You will play a key role in helping the client remain at the forefront of innovative design in modular homes and ensure its products improve continuously, increasing in quality and cost-efficiency.

Key accountabilities:

  • Work with the technical team, suppliers and academics to design and develop new products
  • Review existing products and drive continuous technical improvement in their design and delivery
  • Deliver specific projects in line with the above objectives, co-ordinating the various parties and driving the delivery of commercially viable outcomes
  • Co-ordinate the testing and approval of newly developed products

You will have:

  • A Batchelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering, Architectural Technology/Science, Building Physics or Environmental Science.
  • Possess Institute of Building Control qualifications.
  • Be confident in understanding technical drawings and specifications
  • Demonstrate excellent IT skills and knowledge
  • Have strong numerical, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Be creative and intellectually curious in your approach to problem solving
  • Show a passion for innovation and be tenacious in getting to an outcome

What they can offer you

Up to £55,000 per annum (depending on experience)

25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Aviva Health Insurance

Group Life Assurance

Income Protection

Subsidised Canteen (Derby site only)

Enhanced Group Pension Scheme, matching up to 6%

Flexible Working (role dependant)

Enhanced Paternity and Maternity Pay

For more information, or to apply for this role, please contact Scott Robbins on LinkedIn or via