Engineering Designer

Engineering Designer


Engineering Designer, circa £30,000, Carlisle / Hybrid Working

Our client based in Carlisle are a successful engineering and manufacturing firm that use cutting-edge technology for their specialist product. They are seen as experts in their field and their design and manufacturing services are sought after internationally. The company supply to a wide range of sectors across the UK and the world, including but not limited to food, agriculture, chemical, pharmaceutical, mineral, mining, and waste to energy.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for the production of all fabrication’s drawings upon request to the relevant standards and procedures
  • Ensure that all drawings and work instructions are kept up to date
  • Prepare material lists
  • Ensure quality of products and services is maintained and make improvements to the processes where necessary
  • Work under the Projects Manager, Design Manager and Chief Draughtsman
  • Carry out regular programme monitoring to identify changes in the status of the projects
  • Corresponding with clients with a professional and courteous attitude
  • Take responsibility for enquiries received
  • Estimating and supply quotations
  • You will be required to use a mixture of AutoCAD and Inventor as a drawing package to complete jobs on varying scales for small fabrications, dryers and pipework

Key measurements and targets:

  • Production of drawings to a high level and within appropriate timescale

Any other ad hoc duties commensurate with the role.

Person Specification

Essential Requirements:

  • Drafting background and suitable qualifications
  • Self-motivated
  • Experience using MS Office package
  • Able to produce clear and informative production drawings and technical information
  • Work on your own initiative
  • Be able to work within a team
  • Must be able to communicate effectively at all levels


  • ONC or HNC Mechanical Engineering
  • AutoCAD experience
  • Inventor experience – optional