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Lead Design Engineer

Location: North West
Industry: Scientific
Discipline: Design Engineer
System: SolidWorks
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Private Health Care

Lead SolidWorks Design Engineer

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum

Industry: Utilities, Piping, Water Treatment, Pipe Routing, Sewage, Waste Water

CAD Package: SolidWorks

Location: Lancashire

Solid People are delighted to be working with our client, who offer a complete aeration solution including the design, advice, manufacture and installation of energy efficient fine bubble aeration systems for biological treatment of sewage and wastewater. They require a Lead Design Engineer to further expand their design team, as a result of sustained growth.

The Role

As the lead design engineer, you will be expected to work at a high level of competency, demonstrating high end SolidWorks knowledge, within the pipe routing industry. You will get involved in the full design to manufacture process, including problem solving design problems. You will also use DriveWorks to help streamline the design process, as well as implementing PDM within the business. This role is a great opportunity to work with a company and streamline the design process, to improve the overall experience for the client.


  • High end SolidWorks knowledge
  • DriveWorks experience preferred, but not essential
  • Knowledge of PDM
  • Experience in mechanical pipework
  • Occasional travel may be required
  • Previous Project Management experience would be an advantage


In return you will receive a competitive salary, a company pension scheme, private health care and 25 days plus bank holidays.

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