Mechanical Design Engineer

Main Purpose of Position 

To work within a multi-discipline design team and be responsible for undertaking the design and drawings for mechanical equipment as delegated by the Senior Engineer or Principal Engineer. 

Specific Areas of Responsibility 

  • To develop designs for mechanical plant and equipment. 
  • To undertake calculations to substantiate designs. 
  • To produce documentations for mechanical plant and equipment. 
  • To undertake CPD in support of professional registration. 
  • To provide technical support to the manufacturing and test engineers. 
  • Produce a level of information (drawings, works instructions etc) that enable manufacturing to take place. 

Additional Tasks 

  • Carry out any other tasks within the job holder’s capability as requested by the Principal Mechanical Engineer. 

Reporting Relationships 

Reports to: Senior Mechanical Engineer 

Reportees: None 


  • Compliance with company procedures and policies. 
  • Display a professional, acceptable attitude and image for all work associated with and undertaken on behalf of NIS Ltd.  
  • Champion and up hold the NIS values: Respect, Commit, Protect, Inspire 

Security clearance

If not already cleared, candidates should be willing to undertake appropriate level of clearance. If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please ensure you have read the full Job Description and Person Specification.

Reporting to
Senior Mechanical Engineer 
Full time


Job Description and Person Specification