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Salary £65 - £75K, 13:00 Finish on a Friday, 28 days holiday

Are you a Mechanical Engineer looking for a fresh challenge? Do you want to work for one of Leicester’s largest and most prestigious engineering companies? Are you a problem solver? Do you want to be instrumental in developing new technologies for the future? If you can answer yes to these questions, then you need to apply for this role.


This Leicester based company, is part of a Multinational group of companies with a combined turnover in excess of $5 billion. They are pioneers in their fields of expertise and work at the forefront of engineering delivery across a number of industries, including; Optics, Bearings, Defence, Space, Aerospace, Automotive, Medical and Renewables. Through growth, they are now looking to add a key member to their R&D Team


As a Principal Mechanical Engineer, every day is different and you will be working providing mechanical expertise in the manufacture of the next generation of products. You will be responsible and accountable for the mechanical performance of all products. You will lead a multidisciplined team to develop new products and provide solutions to problems from other teams. You will coach engineers and be integral in the recruitment process for students, to help develop the next generation of talent.


To be considered for this role,  you need to have experience of working in cross functional teams and be proficient in the application of Finite Element Analysis. You need to have demonstrable analytical skills and have the state of mind to challenge the status quo.


This company is a fun, relaxed and supportive place to work, and working here, you will receive:

  • Salary up to £65K – £75K (dependant on experience)
  • 13:00 finish on Friday
  • 28 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Staff Discounts (Perkbox)
  • Sports and Social events
  • CPD courses
  • Free onsite City Centre parking

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