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Role: Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Ripley

Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 per annum (DOE)

Type: Permanent, Full time, Monday to Friday


Overview of the Mechanical Design Engineer

2fawcett are recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer (Kit Designer). This is an exciting role to work for a company that’ll require self-motivation, creativity and someone who enjoys a challenge. It’ll require someone who has strong mechanical knowledge (with some automotive would be beneficial). This is an ideal role for an Engineer who has a Mechanical or Automotive Engineering degree with a year + hands on/design experience that wants to develop their skills.


Responsibilities of the Mechanical Design Engineer


  • We are looking for someone to join our team in creating kits to fit our vehicle adaptations.  A confident, self- motivated person who enjoys the challenge of problem solving.
  • You will design vehicle specific adaptions, focusing upon customer functionality, ease of on-site installation, and manufacturing repeatability throughout the design process.
  • This is a great opportunity for someone with engineering skills and experience, a logical approach to design and an innovative approach.
  • You will need a strong mechanical bias, ideally coming from an automotive background, being able to apply your fabrication skills to the bespoke design of various styles of vehicle specific adaptions.
  • The customer service that we provide is truly second to none and as such you must be able to match this, you should be comfortable in dealing with your customers on a one-to-one basis as the situation may dictate.
  • Underpinning all of the above we are looking for a confident, self-motivated individual who enjoys the challenge of solving problems yet is able to deliver a high standard of work within a challenging timeframe.
  • A clean driving license is essential for this role.


Requirements of the Designer

  • Engineering Degree
  • Strong mechanical or automotive knowledge
  • Driving Licence
  • Self motivated and enjoys a challenge
  • Being creative to think of solutions

Company Benefits: Pension Scheme, 31 days holiday (including Statutory), Extra holidays for length of service, Life Insurance, Profit Related Pay, Employee Assistance Programme, Retail discount scheme.

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