Mechanical Design Engineer

mechanical, CAD, Solidworks, precision, medical, biotech, manufacturing, test, develop, material selection
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£35000 - £45000 per annum

Role: Mechanical Engineer

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

Are you a talented Mechanical Design Engineer? Look no further! Tec Partners Recruitment are seeking a key player to contribute to our clients existing product development and oversee subcontract manufacturing. You'll join them in collaboration of cutting-edge life-science instrumentation, contributing to R&D, and optimizing designs for efficiency.


  • Designing precision/micro level components and assemblies.
  • Selecting materials, manufacturing processes, and suppliers.
  • Creating logical assembly drawings for complex sub-assemblies.
  • Developing test rigs and fixtures for prototyping and testing.

Skills and Experience:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Proficient in CAD (Solidworks) for design and assembly.
  • Experience with different materials, manufacturing processes, and GD&T.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and strong documentation skills.
  • Proactive with a willingness to learn and adapt.

Nice to Haves:

  • Previous experience in manufacturing, quality, or design engineering.
  • Interest in Biology, Chemistry, or Biotechnology.
  • Knowledge or experience with Mechanical, Optical, Microfluidic, Pneumatic, PCB components, and assemblies.
  • Experience with milling machines, lathes, power tools, and electronic soldering.
  • Occasional travel may be required.

Apply now, or for further information simply email

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