Mechanical Design Engineer (Contract or Perm)

Mechanical Design Engineer

I am currently looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer on a contract or a permanent basis for a rapidly growing international oilfield service company that specialise in oil and gas wells from initial concept through to development to final production. The company themselves focus on offshore, deep water and other technical challenging environments providing services across Well Test, Subsea and Production Services

Mechanical Design Engineer

  • £Competitive Annual Salary / £Competitive Hourly Rate

  • Contract or Permanent

  • Contract - Initial 6-12 month contract

  • Perm - Pension Scheme, Life Insurance, 25 days annual leave

  • Free parking

Mechanical Design Engineer Essential Requirements / Experience:

  • At least five years’ experience in a mechanical design role

  • Experience working in the Oil & Gas / Subsea / Military Industries etc. (Highly regulated) - If not, must have experience with FEA

  • Experience with a 3D CAD Package – Ideally PTC Creo / Pro – E but open if you have a strong design engineering background

Mechanical Design Engineer The Role:

I am currently looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to take on the responsibility for the design of downhole equipment / Subsea equipment / high pressure mechanical design. The main focus will be to produce designs to support the final solution. Other duties include:

  • To assess project requirements and subsequently produce designs for mechanical components of products to meet specifications supported by calculations (including FEA) as appropriate.

  • To produce CAD models, drawings, test schedules and other related documentation as necessary to implement design work.

  • To carry out qualification testing products by evaluating performance of mechanical components and assemblies and completing appropriate reports

  • To arrange and carry out Design Review meetings as required to keep all stakeholders informed of design concepts and progress

  • Resolution of design queries and investigation into failures ETC.

If you are an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer with Oil and Gas / Subsea Equipment background looking for a challenging position on either a permanent or a contract basis within a global company, please apply now by sending your CV to

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