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.

5 roles match your search criteria

Permanent | Kettering, Northamptonshire

Engineering Design Manager

£45000 - £50000 per annum + Company benefits
Are you a Design Engineer with BS EN 280 safety standards experience looking to step up as the next...
Permanent | Alfreton, Derbyshire

Mechanical CAD Engineer (Fabrication)

£28000 - £32000 per annum + Company benefits
Are you a Mechanical CAD/ Design Engineer from a Fabrication background looking for training and the opportunity to influence...
Permanent | Birkenhead, Merseyside

Sub Editor (Magazine and Print)

£25000 - £30000 per annum + company benefits
The Role *Fitting Layout *Checking copy *Liaising with clients The Person *Sub Editor or similar *InDesign experience
Permanent | Chelmsford, Essex

CAD Technician/ Draughtsperson (Architectural Metalwork)

Company benefits
Are you a CAD Technician or Draughtsperson from an Architectural Metalwork background looking to join a market leading company...
Permanent | Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

Mechanical Design Engineer

£32000 - £38000 per annum + Company benefits
Are you a Mechanical Design Engineer with a background in designing heavy load transportation vehicles or similar, looking for...