Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 pa
Reference: JT / 1901-67
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: Engineering
Closing date: 16/07/2019

The company

Brewster Partners Engineering Division are working exclusively with a manufacturing business in Sheffield as they look to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer.

The job


Reporting directly to the Specials Department Manager, the Technical Engineer will be responsible for the preparation and submission of quotations for bespoke gauging products and measuring systems to worldwide customers, with major clients in the UK, USA, Europe and the Far East.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Support tendering projects for complex measuring systems, which may require basic CAD layout work;
  • Estimate standard time for the performance of manufacturing tasks;
  • Apply various monetary rates and mark-ups for the production of costings;
  • Obtain pricing and availability of various outsourced items;
  • Ensure effective maintenance of quotation database / price lists;
  • Apply excellent levels of commitment to customer service;
  • Complete timely / relevant and accurate administration;
  • Operate as a team player to support the overall team objectives;
  • Ensure excellent work relations, liaising with other departments / sites as necessary;
  • Maintain high levels of Health & Safety at all times;
  • Adhere to all PPE / workwear requirements;
  • Achieve targets and job standards as set out by Management;
  • Ensure a flexible approach to tasks given in a busy working environment.

The person

  • Minimum BEng (or equivalent) in an Engineering discipline
  • 5 years+ in a Mechanical engineering role
  • Ability to self-motivate, manage and organize own activities and projects
  • Report writing in clear and concise English
  • A basic understating of 3D CAD systems (preferably SolidWORKS)
  • A basic understanding of FEA systems (preferably ANSYS)
  • Have a UK full driving license

The benefits

  • Free on-site parking
  • Annual bonus (personal & company performance)
  • 25 days hols + stats
  • Auto enrolment pension
  • Wellness benefit after 6 months - gym membership etc (to the value of £250 per year)


James Travis
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group

T: 0114 399 0590
M: 07973 601 356


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Mechanical Design Engineer, Reference: JT / 1901-67". Thank you for your interest.