Mechanical Design Engineer, Swansea £40,000

Location: Swansea, United Kingdom
Salary: No information
Sectors: Engineering
Job Type: Permanent

Mechanical Design Engineer, Swansea £40,000

A key client in Swansea has an immediate position available for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join its experienced engineering team. The company, manufacture and install specialist heat transfer and high pressure equipment such as heat exchangers, pressure vessels, boiler manifolds and super heaters for the petro-chemical and power generation industries.

Working within the engineering team, the Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for the mechanical design of various types of heat transfer and high pressure equipment and control multiple projects, from order stage through to completion.

Main Responsibilities

  • Interpret customer design requirements from data sheets, drawings and specifications.
  • Visit customer sites for visual/dimensional surveys or meetings.
  • Prepare or check detailed fabrication drawings using 2D AutoCAD and/or 3D Solidworks software.
  • Prepare or check mechanical design calculations using design software (Finglow), spreadsheets or hand calculations in conformity with international design codes and customer specifications.
  • Produce quality control documentation.
  • Purchase materials and organise sub-contractor services.
  • Produce project schedules and monitor project progress
  • Liaise with customers, inspectors and third party personnel on and off site.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Degree Qualification in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings
  • A competent user of Solidworks 3D and/or AutoCAD 2D software
  • Experience of producing design calculations for pressure equipment is essential
  • Knowledge of ASME, PD5500, BS1113 or EN 12952 design and manufacturing codes would be beneficial.
  • Highly motivated with strong communication, organisation and multi-tasking skills.

Salary: £35,000.00 to £40,000.00 depending on experience + benefits.

Please send your up to date CV ASAP for review.

To find out more about Huxley Engineering, please visit

Huxley Engineering, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales