Mechanical Design Engineer - East Yorkshire

£38.000 - £44.000 - Machine Manufacturer - Design
Ref: 937 Date Posted: Thursday 16 May 2024
Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • 100% Office based
  • Process Machines Manufacturer
  • £38.000 - £44.000 + Benefits (Medicash, Pension, Merit Increase)
We are working with an established Process Machines Manufacturer company based in East Yorkshire, UK. They are recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join their team.
In return for a salary in the region £38.000 - £44.000 along with excellent employment benefits
Under the general direction of the Designer/ Manager, the Designer II is responsible for creating accurate, well-presented 2D drawings and 3D models in accordance with established standards and conventions. These will include 2D layouts and 3D plant models, Plant P & I Ds, fabrication drawings and details working in either a metric or imperial workspace.
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Create AutoCAD 2D layouts, PFDs (from marked templates), foundation drawings and conveying systems with limited guidance.
  • Utilise AutoCAD and Plant software to create 3D models including steelwork and equipment.
  • Understand the factors affecting Extractor and DTDC design such that significant changes can be made to arrangement and detail drawings.
  • Use Plant P & I D software to create intelligent P & I Ds in conjunction with a Process Engineer and develop valve, instrument, and line data.
  • Understand the potential impact of code requirements on vessel construction.
  • Occasional UK and overseas travel for site visits and collaboration as required.
  • Provide guidance for Level I Designers and check their work if requested.
  • Gain in depth knowledge of group equipment using internal learning resources, to enable informed creation of layouts and associated details
  • Occupy lead role for the design input on a single process green field project
  • Educated to minimum HNC in Mechanical Engineering (design bias)
  • Demonstrated expertise in AutoCAD 2D and 3D design
  • Operating knowledge of 3D piping software and NavisWorks.
  • Sound understanding of engineering practice and procedures
  • Having a basic knowledge of piping systems, materials, and routing principles.
  • Proficient in the following skills:
    • Use of Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel (Basic Level) and File Explorer
    • Process Flow Diagram creation from marked up templates
    • Process & Instrumentation Drawing creation from marked up templates
    • Layout draughting and design
    • Vessel and machine draughting and design
    • Fabrication and detail draughting and design
  • Self-organise when working across multiple projects, under direction from Level III Designer or the Designer/Manager
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of spoken and written English
  • Communicate effectively with sub-contractors, suppliers, and design facilities as required.
  • Possess high integrity and ethics.
  • Understand the importance of IP protection and follow any associated instructions appropriately.
How To Apply:
  • Contact: Michal Andrejczuk
  • Job reference number: 1963
  • If you would like to find out more, simply click apply.
This position is commutable from: Hull, York, Scunthorpe, and Grimsby.
Relevant Job Title: Design Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer, CAD Engineer, P&ID Designer, P&ID Engineer, Plant Design Engineer, Design Technician, CAD Technician.
All applicants must live in the UK and be eligible to work and live in the UK. Please note, our client is unable to offer Sponsorship or Visa support for this role.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Axion Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.