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Design Engineer

Job Description

Design Engineer

VANRATH are assisting the most respected and reliable wastewater treatment brands in the industry based in Newry and across Northern Ireland for a Design Engineer.

Our client provides great opportunities for growth and development in a company culture that fosters creativity, innovation, personal development, job satisfaction and career progression.

What they Offer

  • £22,000 to £25,000
  • 25 days holidays plus public holidays
  • Hybrid/Flexible working model
  • Full training and development provided

Ideal Person

  • HNC Level or above in Mechanical or Civil Engineering, plus previous related working experience of equipment/product design or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a range of intellectual and practical problems.
  • Ability to make decisions requiring the use of a variety of variables in standard situations.
  • Computer Skills: Competency in Word, Excel, and other MS Office programs; AutoCAD and 3D Inventor modeling software application
  • Mathematical Skills: Ability to apply advanced mathematical equations to a variety of standard situations.
  • Travel: Some travel may be required.


  • Reviewing all applicable job data, including POs, project plans and specifications to determine characteristics of order and establishing engineering objectives;
  • Generating design, general arrangement and other submittal drawings within estimated hours and timescales;
  • Provide design calculations and documentation support for project work.
  • Preparing and updating layouts, detailed drawings, calculations, specifications, and documenting instructions necessary for project success
  • Work closely with all functions of the business to ensure that the most economic, safe and suitable design is achieved.
  • Implement improvements to the current range of standard equipment and services and develop ideas for future.
  • Produce CAD drawings for equipment, civil work layouts and mechanical design details to specific requirements.
  • Review of detail drawings and bills of materials during and prior to being issued for manufacture.

To find out more information on the role advertised, please call Chris Haddock directly