Design Engineer / Estimator

Design Engineer / Estimator – Excellent opportunity

The right candidate must be driven to succeed and be able to adapt to varying customer/industry needs and specifications

Our Client offer an excellent working environment in which you will be required to work a minimum 39-hour week based on the following hours:-

Mon to Thurs 08:00 to 16:30

Friday 08:00 to 15:30

(each day has a half hour unpaid lunchbreak)

The Company:

Specialists in sub-contract fabrication, machining and the manufacture of bespoke turnkey solutions

The Position:

Reporting into the General Manager, applicants will be expected to liaise with existing and future customers to ensure work is estimated and quoted in a timely manner. Design input maybe required to support orders / projects throughout the project lifecycle.

This role is key to driving growth and developing the future of the business and as such the responsibilities and projects will be continually changing, bringing with them new and exciting opportunities.

  • Salary Circa £25,000 to £35,000 dependent upon experience.
  • The Company will contribute 3% to a company pension scheme


  • Will ideally have a diploma or degree in engineering
  • Will have 5 years’ experience of working in an engineering / CNC machining and fabrication environment
  • Will have a sound knowledge of estimating, fabrication and machining work
  • Will preferably have experience of working in a cost estimating role within subcontract manufacturing
  • Capable of producing manufacturing drawings in AutoCad / Autocad Inventor Pro (2D essential, 3D preferable)
  • Knowledge and experience of engineering principles
  • Understand technical drawings
  • Understand Project ITPs, Quality Control Plans and Documentation Packs
  • Produce BOMs and manufacturing build plans with estimated production times
  • Good level of computer literacy especially in the use of Microsoft Office packages (such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook)

Why Should You Apply?

  • Multi-faceted role
  • Company is part of a very successful and profitable group of companies
  • Good additional benefits

Job Reference: GB2233_1525864234

Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

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