Design & Manufacturing Engineer

Design & Manufacturing Engineer – Fantastic Career progression opportunity

Our client is a large UK based Engineering company who were established over 100 years ago. They have three sites in the UK and have a requirement to appoint a Design Engineer for one of their sites based in Leeds

For the right person this will be an outstanding opportunity. Candidates who will most likely be successful in this role will be typically individuals who are real self-starters and will back themselves to get the job done – a truly varied role that offers a real chance to diversify your experiences and delve into Design, manufacturing, Project Management, R&D and product development.

The Company:

The company is extremely well established and supplies into various industry sectors worldwide to include Rail, Construction, Oil & Gas and Defence. The site / factory uses technology that has been in existence for decades but there has also been significant investment in new technology.

  • Huge opportunity for a highly motivated Engineer to develop the current Design team
  • limitless growth potential

The Position:

We’re looking to appoint a Design & Manufacturing Engineer who will contribute heavily to the current design needs as well as one eye on the development and future growth of the Design & Manufacturing team and other business needs.

This position will suit an individual who will bring a wealth of experience to the role in which an team could be built around them or a hungry, enthusiastic graduate looking for the next step in their careers.

Requirements / Competencies:

  • Use initiative and judgement to make decisions and solve problems that are sometimes complex
  • Manage own time effectively
  • Communicate effectively within a team and internally at all levels
  • Educated to degree level in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience.

Minimum of 2 year’s experience in product development.

Interest, experience and knowledge of trains and train components, including bogies and couplers.


  • To work methodically on product development.
  • To maintain control of all development projects.
  • To produce detailed models and drawings depending upon requirements.
  • To take specific responsibility for key projects.
  • To develop customer and supplier relationships and act as technical focus to the customer during development programmes.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunity to join a highly successful established engineering business
  • Highly diverse role with fantastic chance to progress with a growing business
  • The ability to lead Projects, contribute technically and implement across the business

Job Reference: BBBH2697_1531925016

Salary: £20000.00 - £400000.00 per annum

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