Mechanical Design Engineer (Junior to Mid Level – 2 years experience)



An exciting opportunity exists within an Engineering Company in Perth. They offer service and repair and design to build heavy engineering products.  They are well known for their cutting-edge, state-of-the-art mining and metals products and support coal, gold, and lithium mine sites throughout Australia.   


They are looking to expand their drawing office.  Working closely with other like-minded Designers and Engineers, you will be responsible for the design modifications and continuous improvement of their large industrial equipment (casting, parts, and tooling designs). Designs will be safe, fit for purpose, and comply with company and Australian standards. 


Objectives of the role:

  • Review technical specifications.
  • Translate these requirements into engineering designs.
  • Special purpose mechanical steel fabrication and new product machinery design.
  • Design – Casting Machining, Foundry Fabrication, Sand, Die and Centrifugal Casting design.
  • Produce 3D CAD custom designs for products and product tooling.
  • Some structural steel designs and modifications.
  • Liaising with internal sales teams, external suppliers, logistics departments, aftermarket professionals, manufacturing, and production staff.


To apply you will have:

  • Full working rights in Australia.
  • TAFE / Diploma of Mechanical Engineering or Degree.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience producing 3D CAD designs. 
  • Casting, Machining, Foundry Fabrication knowledge advantagous. 
  • Ability to record own BOM’s.
  • Good written and communication skills.
  • Strong time management and people skills.




Our client offers competitive remuneration packages, they vary with regards to experience.  Looking at this position depending on your level of experience between $90,000 to $100,000 base salary + package.

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