Graduate Design Engineer

Role: Graduate Design Engineer (Mechanical)

Location: Commutable of Crawley, Horsham, Dorking, East Grinstead, Brighton, Redhill and surrounding areas – those living in UK and willing to relocate will also be considered

Salary: £27,000 – £31,000 per annum plus benefits and progression opportunities

Hours: Mon – Fri, 8:45am till 5:15pm

We are on the look’out for a motivated Graduate Engineer who has completed a Degree in Engineering and looking for a career in Mechanical Design. Any work experience in a related field of design or manufacturing would be desirable but not essential. Someone who is proactive, keen to learn and apply themselves is most important.


We are looking for a keen, enthusiastic person to join a busy Design and Development department. The successful applicant will be involved in a variety of duties.

These will include:

  • Support existing products and design projects, making changes that best suit the clients requirements.
  • Overseeing the testing of new products.
  • Dealing with customer enquiries and mapping out project requirements.
  • Development of new designs and products, involving testing, costings and liaising with suppliers.
  • Manage and launching new product introductions into the factory.
  • Combat design problems and look at creative ways on how they can be improved
  • The design of new equipment for use in our own factory, and modifications to existing equipment in order to allow us adapt to the change in production requirements.
  • Help with cost saving initiatives, looking at the manufacturability of the designs and consider other design solutions.
  • Liaise with other departments including Production and Maintenance.


  • Degree qualified in Design, Mechanical, Engineering or similar
  • Any work experience in Design or Manufacturing or Industrial would be advantageous
  • The applicant must be computer literate with a good working knowledge of AutoCAD
  • A good working knowledge of MS Office applications, particularly Excel is required.
  • Experience of Solidworks would be advantageous
  • Enthusiastic and keen to learn and be proactive
  • Strong communication and computer skills
  • Good communication skills are required, both verbal and written, together with the ability to produce accurate engineering/production drawings.

If this role sounds of interest, please apply now and send your most up to date CV to Jane at TechNichols Resourcing to be considered. Or call TechNichols Resourcing and speak with Jane for further information.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard back within 5 working days unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

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