Design Engineer (Mechanical)

Posted on Aug 1, 2019 by CV-Library

Aberdeen, City of Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£35k - £45k Annual
Our world class client based on the Southern approaches to Aberdeen has an immediate requirement for a Design Engineer (Mechanical).

Description of job function

The Design Engineer (Mechanical). will be producing innovative engineering solutions supporting sales and projects from concept through to production where cost, time and quality are imperative. They will be required to show initiative in all aspects of the role and have the ability to work with minimal supervision but at the same time possess all the attributes of a great team player.

Main duties and responsibilities of the Design Engineer (Mechanical).

Design products from initial concept stage through to production in a professional and time efficient manner.

Producing 3-D CAD Models and Detail Drawings to provide solutions in accordance with clients' requirements.

Produce technical reports detailing work completed and the products produced.

Including but not limited to, engineering calculations, Finite element analysis and CFD.

To assist in the development of company design systems, standards and procedures

Look for continuous improvement in products and processes.

To contribute development ideas for new and existing products in new and existing industries.

Support work for proposals and projects working to tight deadlines.

Develop team members in areas of your expertise.



Engineering degree - Mechanical or Structural.

A Degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred.

Or HND with 5 years post qualification experience minimum.


Working towards, a desire to obtain or near achieving Chartered Status



Minimum of 3 years design experience within a fast paced engineering design environment, preferably in the Oil & Gas industry.

Experience using FEA and 3D CAD software.

Strong knowledge, understanding and competency in CFD analysis and transient Thermal analysis


3 years plus mechanical engineering design experience

Advanced knowledge in CFD

Programming in Visual Basic

Composites experience

Worked with plastics in a design environment

Programming and macro derivation

Knowledge of the Oil & Gas Industry



Excellent communication skills

Ability to work in a team

Lateral thinker

Knowledge of CAD software and drawing standards preferably Inventor

Ability to produce technical calculations quickly and accurately.

Knowledge of FEA software.

Competence in MS Word, Excel, Access

Appreciation of company and Industry Standards

Sound understanding of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) experience

Thermal and Mechanical FEA experience


Autodesk Inventor & Meridian (or other Database Management systems.)

Competent ability in Mathcad

Good technical report writing skills

Experience in Design with Plastics

Injection Moulding experience

Programming in Visual Basic

Excellent negotiable package

Reference: 210337243

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