Mechanical Design Drafter 3D SolidWorks - Manufacturing

  • Job Reference: SBSO52
  • Date Posted: 21 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Magenta Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Southampton
  • Salary: £30.00 to £40.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Life Sciences
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Suzie Britton
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0208 547 3399

Job Description

Essential experience and requirements:

  • Mechanical design of high-speed packaging machinery for the FMCG, pharma or similar industries
  • Ability to take high-level mechanical design concepts and convert to detailed 3D CAD and 2D drawings for manufacture
  • Perform tolerance stack calculations on critical areas
  • Reverse engineer existing parts to create 2D and 3D CAD where needed
  • Confident liaising with manufacturers to ensure parts are made to spec
  • Must have own IT equipment and 3D CAD license (SolidEdge or SolidWorks preferred)
  • Ability to visit our Southampton site (fully Covid secure) for reviews, equipment builds and testing

6 month contract - remote working but must be able to attend site for testing and equipment builds