Mechanical Engineer - Manufacturing, 3D modelling, CAD

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Leah Lamonby

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Mechanical Designer - Manufacturing, 3D modelling, CAD, BS8888, Solid Edge

Duration:6 Months

Location: Farnborough

This role requires SC clearance, you must be eligible and willing to undergo the SC process in order to obtain the role.

Role Outline:

The Mechanical Designer will be a part of a design team who provides support to the Advanced Products and Services Group, working closely with manufacturing and subject matter experts in a collaborative manner to design and develop ground breaking technology demonstrators from concept to manufacturing drawings.


  • Understand the customer requirements.
  • Develop design solutions.
  • Use of CAD design tools.
  • 3D modelling.
  • Produce engineering drawings for manufacture, and installation.
  • Preparations of presentations for Design Reviews and meetings.
  • Complete tasks to time, quality and budget.
  • Delivery of design solutions in line with project requirements.

Experience and Knowledge:

  • Proven record in Mechanical Design.
  • Knowledge of BS8888 Draughting Principles, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances.
  • Solid Edge
  • Experience in the use of SolidWorks would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of composite manufacturing techniques would be an advantage.
  • An appreciation of other disciplines.
  • Able to think conceptually and translate into viable technical solutions.
  • Make reliable and consistent judgements under minimal supervision.

Education and Experience:

Proven record in mechanical design