3D CAD Designer

  • Job Reference: AGS14727
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2017
  • Location: Durham
  • Salary: £22,000 to £27,000
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Allan Stevenson
  • Email: Allan.stevenson@marske.com
  • Telephone: 01642 718936

Job Description

MSS People are working with a well known manufacturing company based in County Durham. They require 3D CAD Designer to join their team.

Main Purpose of the Job:

To support the development of strategic Product Roads working within a team creating 3D designs and 2D detailed drawings for new product within demanding timescales achieving timing and quality targets


• Creating Product Designs in 3D and detailed 2D drawings
• Work closely within multi-disciplined teams to ensure customer requirements are achieved and projects are delivered on time and to the required quality level
• Participating in design reviews on new product designs
• Developing design concepts which comply with legislative requirements
• Involvement in continuous improvement and lean manufacturing initiatives
• Any other reasonable duties as requested


• Educated to Degree level (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering preferable (design/engineering experience in lieu will be considered)
• Full UK driving licence

Skills & Experience:

• Experience in a 3D design package, ideally Inventor, and also using a 2D software package
• 2D geometrical tolerancing
• Experience of handling multiple tasks/projects
• Knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials as they relate to design and manufacturing
• Self-motivated with a high degree of creativity and initiative
• Lateral thinking with the ability to provide realistic and innovative design solutions
• Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills; computer literate