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Mechanical Design Engineer

Pin icon NE10 Gateshead
Pound Sterling icon £40,000 - £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 4 Apr 2024
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Join the team at Fillworth as our new Mechanical Design Engineer!

If you are experienced, particularly using SolidWorks, this is the perfect opportunity for you – a competitive salary of £40k - £50k awaits, as well as several great perks such as the chance to work alongside a skilled team and growing business…

Mechanical Design Engineer
Gateshead, NE10 0SB – with occasional travel to project sites

  • Full time, permanent
  • £40,000 - £50,000 per annum dependent on experience

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Fillworth is a leader in process equipment manufacturing, specialising in solids and liquid mixing. With extensive experience and a commitment to quality service, we've become a trusted partner for major projects worldwide.

Our team of 15 is integral to our success, ensuring that every project meets our clients' objectives. As we continue to grow, we now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join us and demonstrate their skills and expertise from the get-go.


At Fillworth, we value our team members and offer a range of benefits to support their professional and personal growth:

  • Competitive salary of up to £50k, dependent on experience
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Free tea and coffee facilities
  • Company events with a friendly team
  • Stability and long-term career prospects in a growing industry

Note: Transport and accommodation will be provided by Fillworth for occasional project site visits.

About the Role:

As a Mechanical Design Engineer at Fillworth, you'll be at the forefront of innovative design solutions for industrial mixers and process equipment. Your expertise in SolidWorks and design engineering will contribute to our mission of delivering high-quality, cost-effective solutions to our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilise SolidWorks for design projects, focusing on process equipment and industrial mixers
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure projects meet design, planning, and cost objectives
  • Apply knowledge of pressure vessel design, fluid dynamics, and heat transfer to optimise equipment performance
  • Adapt designs to meet specific client requirements and industry standards
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of design processes and standards

The Ideal Candidate:

We're seeking an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with a passion for innovation and problem-solving. If you have a background in design engineering and a track record of delivering successful projects, you'll thrive in our dynamic environment. Attention to detail, adaptability, and a collaborative mindset are key attributes we're looking for.

You will be flexible regarding working hours and occasional work away from home, but your efforts will always be recognised and valued so we will always be as accommodating as possible.

Does the above sound like you? Apply today to be in with a chance of becoming part of Fillworth’s growing success story.

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

Other suitable skills and experience include Engineer, Engineering, Mechanical Design Engineer, Design Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, SolidWorks, CAD Design, Design Engineering, 3D CAD Design