Senior Mechanical Engineer | Orion Electrotech

Senior Mechanical Engineer

£45000 - £60000 per year
High Wycombe

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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Are you a seasoned Senior Mechanical Engineer with a flair for designing bespoke machinery and Instrumentation? Our client, a distinguished manufacturing business specialising in high-value, custom-made special purpose machinery and equipment for engineering organisations, is seeking an exceptional professional to join their innovative R&D team.

Our client excels in delivering tailored solutions that meet the unique needs of engineering organisations worldwide. They are looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to spearhead the design, development, and implementation of bespoke mechanical systems, ensuring top-notch performance and reliability.

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Mechanical Engineer:

  • Lead the design and development of bespoke special purpose machinery, from concept to production.
  • Oversee project teams, providing technical guidance, leadership, and mentorship.
  • Conduct detailed analysis and testing to ensure machinery meets high standards of quality and performance.
  • Collaborate closely with clients to understand their specific requirements and deliver customised solutions.
  • Integrate mechanical designs with other engineering disciplines to ensure seamless operation.
  • Stay updated with industry trends and advancements to incorporate the latest innovations into designs.
  • Prepare comprehensive design documentation, technical reports, and project plans.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant industry standards and regulations.

Qualifications of the Senior Mechanical Engineer:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Strong Knowledge of Mechanical Calculations to First Principles
  • Good knowledge of design, component selection, mechanical stress analysis and experimental methods of determining sound designs.
  • Strong proficiency in CAD software and other engineering design tools.
  • Proficiency in FEA
  • Proven leadership skills with experience mentoring engineering teams and leading projects.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and a keen eye for detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with clients and team members.
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.


  • Company Pension Contribution (up to 11%)
  • Private Health Insurance
  • 25 Days + Bank Holidays with ability to buy or sell extra days each year
  • Discounts to local gyms, leisure centres and garages
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life Assurance
    ....and mnay more

Join a company where your expertise will drive innovation and excellence in bespoke engineering solutions. Apply today to become a valued member of this industry-leading team!

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