• Job Reference: 39484
  • Salary: Up to £35,000
  • Discipline: Design & Engineering
  • Location: Gloucester
  • Contract:Permanent
  • Skills:Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer




We are excited to be recruiting for a new Mechanical Design Engineer for a great client of ours who are a world class engineering company providing engineering solutions to the Aerospace sector.


As a Design Engineer you be heavily involved in the design and development of thermal insulation & aerospace products.


You will produce 3D CAD models, engineering drawings and technical presentations, along with thermal analysis and calculations to support the design process.


Salary of a Mechanical Design Engineer

Circa £35,000

Job Description of a Mechanical Design Engineer


  • Design & develop new and current thermal Insulation products.
  • Produce 3D CAD models with Solidworks.
  • Produce 2D Drawings with Solidworks.
  • Prepare packaging and feasibility studies.
  • Participate in both internal and external meetings such as design reviews and project meetings.
  • Working closely with R&D to develop new technical solutions.

Skills & experience of a Mechanical Design Engineer


  • Degree qualified or working towards in Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • Ideally 2-3 years experience working in a similar role.
  • 3D CAD experience (Solidworks or Inventor) is essential
  • Good IT literacy with MS Office skills (Excel and Project) is essential
  • Working in aerospace structures or thermal engineering is desirable

Why Should You Apply?


  • Work in a company with genuine career progression and stability.


Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines. 


  • Supply Chain/Logistics, Management
  • Quality - Engineering, Management
  • Design - Engineer, Management
  • Maintenance – Technician, Engineer, Management
  • Production / Process Engineering
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Project Engineering, Management
  • Leadership and Management