Design Engineer

£40000 - £45000

Our client is seeking to appoint a skilled Design Engineer to join the Project Engineering team! This role will include generation of project documentation such as plant layouts, set out drawings, mechanical assemblies and water treatment plant equipment design.

The documents are to be generated in AutoCad, Plant 3D, Inventor and Solidworks so you will need strong experience in this field.

  • £40,000 - £45,000 per annum, DOE 
  • Hybrid working - 2 days in the office per week - Alfreton 
  • 25 days annual leave + stats


  • Working as part of the Projects team in the development of new Systems and Plants
  • Responsible for the Production of detailed design drawings in 3D Images using Autodesk Inventor, Plant 3D and Solidworks Software.
  • Take the lead on CAD administration and maintain the design libraries as appropriate.  
  • Production of detailed design drawings and manufacturing drawings in 2D Images using AutoCAD Software.
  • Liaising with external CAD contractors to ensure a standard harmonised output for design documents.
  • Modifying existing drawings to meet specifications or revisions.
  • Creation of System Build of Materials Lists and Installation Material Requisitions.
  • Liaising with clients on design requirements (may require site visits)


  • Proven experience with Autocad and Inventor is essential
  • Industrial project engineering experience within a team
  • Experienced Design Engineer with some in the water industry or a comparable field
  • Bachelors/master’s degree in a relevant field such as Mechanical/ Chemical Engineering.