Mechanical Design Engineer – Knutsford (England)

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 13:38:00 GMT
Knutsford, England
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Fantastic new opportunities for Mechanical Design Engineer to join a long-standing, reputable family business.

Oliver’s is a leading manufacturer with a global presence in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical and Carbon Capture Industries. Our products are market leaders in their field and through continued R&D, we continue to be at the forefront of technology, developing new and innovative products. 

As part of our planned growth for 2022/2023 there is now an exciting opportunity for you to join our Engineering Team at Knutsford. The position plays a vital role the preparation of design layouts, detailed drawings, and bill of materials within Oliver Twinsafe. Coupled with real-time engineering problem solving this is perfect role for a hands-on, practical Mechanical Design Engineer.

What’s on Offer?

  • Competitive pay depending on experience
  • Pension plan with 4% employer contribution
  • Death in Service, Medi-Cash, Personal Accident Insurance and Service Awards
  • Generous holiday allowance which increases over time up to 27 days plus bank holidays
  • Excellent working environment
  • Career progression
  • A high-quality product you can be genuinely proud of

Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • Create machined component drawings for the manufacture of valves
  • Identify Customer Requirements and produce technical documents.
  • Create Bills of Materials in accordance with pre-defined schedules.
  • Provide technical support to both customers and internal employees where required.
  • Provide Technical Write-ups for quotations.
  • Identify Assembly Problems and implement a corrective action plan

Skills and Experience:

  • Be able to show initiative, make decisions at the appropriate level and take responsibility for your own work.
  • Be competent in understanding the impacts of solving a problem in a particular way and be aware of the positive and negative impact of your actions.
  • Be competent with Autocad LT and 3D Solidworks.
  • Be qualified to at least HNC level or have completed an Apprenticeship
  • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Have experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience and knowledge of pressure systems or valves, this would be a distinct advantage.

What’s Next?
Our site in Knutsford is easily accessible from South Manchester and North Cheshire so if you have the experience and passion to join us as a Mechanical Design Engineer, we would love to hear from you. Submit your CV and we will be in touch.


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