Mechanical Design Engineer required to contribute innovative ideas within an R&D team with multinational in Co. Laois. In this role, you will get the opportunity to organise and lead the build of prototypes and manage projects. If you are a creative and ambitious engineer and need to take the next step in your career, please contact Emer Smith for further details. 


  • Use Solidworks and AutoCAD/Draftsight to create mechanical designs according to specification
  • Work as a member of mechanical design team on new design concepts
  • Organise and lead the build of prototypes
  • Manage projects from evaluation to production release
  • Implement cost reduction programs
  • Create weekly report on project progress
  • Lead and organise environmental testing
  • Cooperate closely with Production engineers to ensure designs are fit for mass production
  • Compile bill of materials and costings for each project/product
  • Liaise with Purchasing in relation to purchasing parts for prototypes and to ensure cost targets are met
  • Liaise with production during new product introduction
  • Work closely with other members of the Engineering Team to ensure projects meet KPI’s


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Higher

  • Experience working with Solidworks & AutoCad / Draftsight

  • Background in telecommunication design is an advantage

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability and confidence to deal with a broad range of people

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Team Player

  • Organised individual with a constant focus and attention to detail

  • A self-starter with a proven history of excellent results

  • Creative, innovative and willing to contribute ideas and professional opinion


Please contact Emer Smith in confidence


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