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Mechanical Design Engineer (Life Saving Equipment)

Mechanical Design Engineer (Life Saving Equipment)


£45,000 – £50,000 + 25 days + BH + Progression + Training + Health Benefits + Pensions

Do you want to make a difference in the world and save lives?

Are you a Mechanical Design Engineer looking to be a part of a business that saves lives, drives innovation and prides itself on technical industry-leading training?

Are you looking for a role where you will be working with a multitude of different processes and materials where no project is the same and you will be responsible for driving positive change in society?

Are you looking for a highly autonomous role, with a company that will prioritise your and success will offer you unrivalled career progression alongside training from industry-leading professionals who will develop your skills to the highest standard, giving you an opportunity for fast-track promotion all the way through to the top table management team?

On offer is the opportunity to work for a well-established specialist manufacturer, with a vision to provide the very best communication and safety products for today’s mariners. You will be responsible for the design, development, and engineering support of all aspects of mechanical life-saving survival equipment at when required in particular design and development of plastics(which can be trained) and metal assemblies from feasibility/concept through to production release.


  • Designing and developing of life-saving equipment
  • FEA stress-strain vibration analysis
  • Working with a multitude of different materials and design life cycle (concept to production) within an ISO9001 or similar quality environment

The Person :

  • Mechanical Design Engineering background
  • Manufacturing background
  • FEA/Stress/Strain analysis experience
  • 3D/2D CAD (Solidworks)

Keywords: Mechanical Design Engineer, Design Engineer, Marine, Marine Technology, FEA Stress-Strain Analysis, Solidworks, Manufacturing Background, ISO9001, Marine Equipment Design, Equipment Design

If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered remuneration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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