APPLYBACKDesign Engineer - Lifts - Knutsford

Role:Design Engineer - Lifts
Salary:£36,000 - £38,000

Our Client is a family owned manufacturing and installation firm with their Head Office in Cheshire with clients throughout the UK and Internationally.


Business is good – very good. Their design team needs another talented Design Engineer who genuinely wants to be part of a successful team and will be proud of their contribution to such a team.


You will be responsible for new projects and the on-going development of current productions with wide range relationships across the whole company and with suppliers and clients.


You will have a great track record with Mechanical Design Engineering and ideally a good engineering degree.


What will you bring to the role?

A UK based degree in Engineering, Physics or Maths or an HND in Engineering backed by at least 1 year’s experience in a Mechanical Design Engineers role.

A creative approach

Able to demonstrate lateral thinking


Good communication – written and spoken

IT literate

A real proficiency with spreadsheet

Pride in your work

Hands on experience with machining, welding, carpentry or mechanical assembly

A working knowledge and/or interest in electrics


The role is:


Using PTC CREO 3D CAD package to design new products and mechanisms and modify existing parts

Value engineering projects

Contributing to design discussions

Performing calculations to verify designs

Progressing projects from conceptual design through to production

Testing and quality checks on both new and existing parts

Creation of new bills of materials and the manipulation of existing bills

Liaison with suppliers

Test certificates, user manuals and assembly instructions

Creating technical drawing for both new and existing parts



This is a key role in a great team in a really good company – to be part of it please send me your CV.