Back to results list

Mechanical Engineer (Conveyor Systems)

Location: NORTHAMPTON, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE Salary: 42500.00 - 57500.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Engineering Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: DAYS ONLY Applications: 1
Posted: 8 months ago Reference: 3080189
My client is an established international company who have just opend a European design and project consultancy in Northampton. The company works closely with a number of worldwide brands providing both systems upgrade support and also providing turnkey solutions for these manufacturing partners

They are now looking for a number of talented engineering professionals to join the existing team as the business expands its operations in Europe.

Mechanical Engineer (Conveyor systems)

In order to support existing and new projects the company is seeking a degree qualified mechanical engineer (Conveyor systems) to join the team in Northampton. Working from the company’s newly appointed offices, the role will mean working closely with the project manager and the design team and includes a number of project based and non-project responsibilities. This is a customer facing role where the successful candidate will work to develop close relationships with the clients.

General duties will include the evaluation / assessment of high speed conveyor equipment utilised in the food and beverage industry to be integrated into the company’s designs and layouts as well into the existing client infrastructure. You will need to have an excellent understanding of the equipment available within the marketplace to select and specify suitable systems dependant on the need of the client. You will also prepare and solicit quotations for equipment and materials for the project. You will also develop work closely with electrical and mechanical specialists as well as the clients own team of engineers and outside contractors..

This is an engaging and fast paced role in an exciting and challenging environment. The role is not micro-managed so you will need to demonstrate a high degree of self motivation and commitment. The role will also include around 30% travel in the first 12 months.

To be considered you will need to demonstrate:

• HND or ideally a recognised degree in mechanical engineering

• Relevant experience in project and manufacturing engineering with in depth knowledge of high speed conveying systems as utilised in the FMCG sector.

• Knowledge of AutoCad and MS office suite for reporting

• Confident manner and the ability to prioritise your own workload

• Happy to travel both domestically and internationally for up to 40% of your time

• Drivers licence with no more than three penalty points

In return the company is offering a highly competitive salary, bonus, holiday, free parking and excellent opportunities for career development, European and international travel, medical insurance, pension and a variety of other benefits in keeping with a company of this size and stature in the industry.


Please contact me on 01727731950 or send your CV and a covering letter (preferred) to me at

I look forward to hearing from you.

Similar jobs