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Mechanical/Materials R&D Design Engineer

Mechanical/Materials R&D Design Engineer

£30,000 – £40,000 + 35 Days Holiday + Pension


Are you a Mechanical and Materials Design Engineer with experience of Stress and Strain hand calculations, FEA Loading calculations looking to work as part of the special projects division where you will work on exciting dynamic products?

On offer is a chance to be heavily involved in R&D developing bespoke, one off large products for a multitude of clients.
With in the role you can expect support and specialist on the job training as well as working with a number of materials such as plastics, metals, fabrics etc. You will have a broad and varied interest in Engineering and manufacturing as well as looking to specialise into a niche field.

This company are synonymous with Bristol and have a strong, global brans worldwide. They are the leading manufacturer in their market with clients coming to them from all over the world for their expertise.

This role would suit a Mechanical and Materials Engineer with experience of loading calculations, hand calculations and FEA looking for technical progression and personal development.


  • Practical knowledge of material science and sound understand of mechanical loading of structures.
  • Stakeholder management and the ability to deliver accurate and pragmatic updates on complex projects.
  • Working collaboratively with other departments to deliver prototypes or test samples to support certification activities.
  • A willingness and enthusiasm to be involved in experimental projects where product solutions are not obvious.
  • Ability to liaise with customers and aviation authority representatives in a professional and productive manner


  • Mechanical & Materials Engineering background
  • Stress/Strain/Loading hand calculations experience
  • Good all round project and R&D experience – working with varied materials and processes

Engineering, Manufacturing, Research, Development, FEA, Stress, Strain, Loading, Calculations, Project, Design, Development, Bristol

If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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