Mechanical Design Engineer

Technical Manager - Northamptonshire

Ref: 2758Wednesday 5 June 2024

£40,000 - £45,000

Our client is a specialist Water Treatment Company that manufactures and designs systems for the purification and treatment of water to commercial and industrial clients in various sectors based throughout the UK. In addition to the design and building of bespoke systems, the company also adapts existing systems to meet client specifications.


Due to continued expansion and gaining corporate clients the company are now recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join them at their Northants office. As Mechanical Design Engineer you will provide detailed drawings involving complex systems and pipework, the Company is now seeking an experienced



  • This job will be varied and interesting and will require use of a full range of skills.
  • The right candidate should have experience of using Solidworks 3D and 2D Draftsight Design
  • packages.
  • Liaising with clients to identify their requirements (may require site visits)
  • Working with R & D Staff in the development of new Systems.
  • Working with Sales + Production Staff in the assembly of Systems and its components
  • Production of detailed design drawings in 3D Images using the Solidworks Software.
  • Production of detailed design drawings in 2D Images using Draftsight Software
  • Modifying clients existing drawings to meet specifications
  • Creation of System Build of Materials Lists
  • Project and Timing management of systems
  • Other ad hoc duties as required



  • Good working knowledge of 3D Solidworks & Draftsight 2D packages in a Design Engineering based capacity
  • Knowledge of System Piping, Valves & Water Purification systems would be beneficial but not Essential
  • The applicant will have proven written and oral skills as these are an essential part of this position along with the ability to work as part of a team ideally with the focus on leading the design process so a Very Positive Attitude is a must
  • They will have a strong customer service/quality focus, with good numerical skills, accuracy and attention to detail.
  • A flexible approach to work the ability to adapt to change whilst managing time, commitments and meeting deadlines.
  • A self-starter who is motivated and keen to meet deadlines.



  • Basic Salary up to £45K
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays,
  • Pension
  • Life insurance,
  • Incentive schemes, on-going activities and training.
Cookies on this website
We to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you wish you can restrict or block cookies by changing your browser setting. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.