Junior Design Engineer

  • Job Reference: VR/02352
  • Date Posted: 10 January 2022
  • Recruiter: MP Recruitment Group
  • Website: http://www.mpresourcing.co.uk
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £24,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Being a proactive member of a small technical department, you will possess a strong underlying technical ability together with a comprehensive understanding of manufacturing processes and procedures common in automotive and marine industry sectors. These skills will enable you to contribute to the design and development of products on a project driven basis and provide support to a busy assembly line operation.

A hands-on approach to problem solving will enable you to identify and become involved with product / production line improvements.

Your motivation will be the desire to contribute to and further develop world class-leading products.

The design, development and general technical support of Williams Performance Tenders products, in accordance with quality standards and such tasks as may be requested by management to meet the company’s development strategy.

 Main Duties:

  • Assist development projects as instructed by management.
  • Provide technical support to production and sales departments.
  • Liaise on technical matters with component suppliers.
  • Produce, maintain and manage technical assembly and manufacturing drawings.
  • Involvement in product on-water testing.
  • Assist in the building and testing of prototypes from concept to pre-production stage.
  • Production and control of BOMs

 Qualifications and Experience

  • Formal Engineering education to BTEC Level 3 or beyond.
  • Computer literate, particularly in 3D CAD (Solidworks/ NX).
  • Understanding of general engineering and electrical systems an advantage.
  • Understanding of a wide range of manufacturing processes common to automotive and marine industries.
  • Familiarisation with various moulding techniques/ laminate schedules is an advantage. 

Hours - 7am to 3pm Monday to Friday.

Annual leave = 23 days per year plus birthday

Free Parking 

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 days you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this position, however we may contact you in the future to discuss other opportunities

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.