Designed to succeed

Ernest Gordon Recruitment attract, identify, and retain Mechanical, Electrical, Electronic, Automation, Civil, Structural Engineers with a passion and skill in design.

Typical tasks include:

Studying a design brief
Thinking of possible design solutions
Researching whether the design will work and be cost-effective
Assessing the usability, environmental impact, and safety of a design
using computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-assisted engineering (CAE) software to create prototypes
collecting and analysing data from tests on prototypes
modifying designs and retesting them
writing regular progress reports and presenting them to project managers and clients
With experience, your career can lead to senior design positions in larger organisations and then on to posts as creative director. Design engineers can also move into management roles such as project management and new business development.


123 roles match your search criteria

Permanent | Northampton, Northamptonshire

Design Engineer

£30000 - £40000 per annum + Training, Bonus, Pension, Progression
The role: * Product Designing using CAD * Operating a 3D printer * Producing prototypes The person: * Fluent...
Permanent | Essex

Tekla Detailer

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Progression + Training
Are you a Tekla Detailer or Draughtsperson with a background in structural steel looking for a role where you...
Permanent | Swindon, Wiltshire

Entry Level CAD Technician (AutoCAD/ Civil Engineering)

£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + + Rapid Progression + Training
Are you an aspiring CAD Technician with AutoCAD skills looking to further your career in a dynamic, Civil Engineering...
Permanent | Walsall, West Midlands

Electrical Design Engineer

£40000 - £45000 per annum + Progression + Half day Friday
Are you a Electrical Design Engineer or similar with a background in bespoke design looking to work on unique...
Permanent | Swansea

CAD Technician (Sheet Metal/Manufacturing)

£25000 - £35000 per annum + + Training + Progression + Benefits
The Role: * Designing bespoke components * Working collaboratively with other departments to implement designs * Creating designs Using...
Permanent | Northampton, Northamptonshire

Design Engineer (Manufacturing)

£45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working Hours (40 hour weeks)
THE ROLE: * 2D and 3D design for packaging for specific products and parts * Team environment to work...
Permanent | Rochester, Kent

Junior Mechanical Design Engineer (Hybrid Power Systems)

£32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + + training + benefits
Are you a Mechanical Design Engineer, looking to expand your skills and progress to be a technical expert working...
Permanent | Exeter, Devon

Graduate CAD Engineer

£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + + Training + Company Benefits
Are you a Graduate CAD Designer eager to join a dynamic company that designs, manufactures, and installs play areas...
Permanent | Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire


Up to £40000.00 per annum + Progression + Company Benefits
Are you a Draughtsperson or similar with a background in Mechanical Engineering looking for a role with an industry...
Permanent | Fareham, Hampshire

Electronic Design Engineer (PCBs)

£50000 - £60000 per annum + + Progression + Training + Bonus
Are you an Electronics Design Engineer, with PCB design experience, looking for an exciting new role where you will...