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Mechanical Design Engineer Jobs in Suffolk

​Mechanical Design Engineer

A Mechanical Design Engineer conceives, designs, and tests various mechanical systems and products. They contribute to all stages of product development, from initial concept through design, development, and production.

A successful Mechanical Design Engineer should exhibit strong analytical skills, creativity, and proficiency in computer-aided design (CAD) software. A Bachelor’s degree, HNC/HND, in mechanical engineering, or a related field, is typically required for the role. When hiring for this role, companies look for candidates who possess hands-on experience in mechanical design and knowledge of industry regulations and standards. Experience with testing procedures and quality assurance is also highly valued.

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​Suffolk

​Suffolk is a coastal county located in East Anglia. The county is bounded by Norfolk to the north, Cambridgeshire to the west, Essex to the south and London's metropolitan area to the east. Suffolk is an area of natural beauty. It has a thriving arts and culture scene, with many festivals throughout the year.

The engineering sector in Suffolk is booming, and the region is home to Sizewell B power station. The industry is experiencing significant growth, with many companies looking to increase their capacity and workforce. This means there are more opportunities for skilled engineers.

Suffolk is easily accessible by road and rail services. There are two major motorways touching the edge of Suffolk, the A12 linking London and Ipswich, the A14 from Ipswich to Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth.