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SolidWorks Design Engineer

Reference Number: 8262sw

  • Job LocationLocation: Mansfield
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: D.o.E / Year
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Contract
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Full Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: Monday To Friday

Job Description

Our client, a leading manufacturing company with over 25 year’s experience in their field, are offering an fantastic opportunity for a SolidWorks Design Engineer to join their team in the Mansfield area.

Contract Position: 6 Month fixed contract

You will be joining a team of experienced design engineers to assist in the company's continued delivery of small through to large projects for its clients across the globe.

Excellent facilities on site and work areas with dedicated manufacturing areas along with full fabrication facilities.

You will be enthusiastic, have a good knowledge of SolidWorks, excellent time keeping skills who enjoys working as part of a team. This role will suit you if you are confident and have great initiative skills.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Job Summary

Hours of Work

  • Monday to Thursday, 0800 to 1630 & Friday 0800 to 1530


The following are a list of responsibilities for the SolidWorks Design Engineer jobs in Mansfield :

  • Aid in the design process for each contract and ensure each design is within the legal framework defined by each contract.
  • Be able to create detailed design and manufacturing drawings for components, assemblies and large structures.
  • Provide support for the technical designer and projects team, ensuring that they have adequate design support for each project.
  • To work with the Sales team to produce provisional drawings and 3D models for potential new projects.
  • When appropriate liaise directly with the customer concerning design parameters to ensure an accurate design specification. This may require site visits.
  • Participate in and hold meetings with our engineering team to ensure that design work is communicated through manufacturing correctly and accurately.
  • Assist in the methodology for each project and liaise where appropriate with the sub-contractors to ensure the correct design and implementation of each project is agreed and understood by all parties.
  • QA check the engineering output against the design drawings before shipment. Create 3D models in SolidWorks of all our standard component parts and assemblies and associated drawings.
  • Maintain and support a drawing register and be able to transfer info from detailed design drawings into a bill of materials.
  • Assist in the research and development strategy for the company and partake in hands on product development as may be requested.
  • Comply with the ISO9001 2015 standards.
  • Engage with a continual PDP [Personal Develop Plan] with defined goals as agreed with the Technical designer.


  • Ability to use SolidWorks for both 3D modelling and design drawing production (CSWA or another benchmark preferred but not essential).

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Confidence and initiative to involve yourself within every aspect of the Design process - design to installation.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Must be outgoing and confident
  • Be able to interact with people at all levels
  • Committed to provide a high standard of customer service
  • Must be detail orientated and have an eye for attention to detail/accuracy
  • Ability to prioritise own workload

Job Benefits / Perks

  • 23 days + bank holidays (increasing by a day after 2 years of service up to max 26 days holiday)
  • Christmas shutdown
  • Free parking
  • Pension Scheme
  • Onsite gym / shower facilities
  • Training & development

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