Mechanical Design Engineer XD006519

  • Louth
Engineering | |
JOB TITLE:Mechanical Design Engineer XD006519
REF NUMBER:Mechanical Design Engineer XD006519

Mechanical Design Engineer Co Louth – D006519

RecruitmentPlus is current recruiting for a Mechanical Design Engineer based in Co Louth. This opportunity will allow the successful candidate will work across multiple disciplines to get a full overview of the life cycle of the product along with having the commercial acumen to compliment the technical aspects of the role. They will also benefit from gaining experience across mechanical and electrical engineering disciplines and beyond with mentoring from team members. This will ensure the company continues to deliver innovative solutions to any challenges within a professional and modern work environment.


This is a fantastic opportunity to work locally with an exciting global organization, working on projects for many well-known brands across different industries.


Requirements or Skills:

  • Previous experience of mechanical design of electrical equipment such as power distribution, packaged substations or switchgear would be considered advantageous, as would the knowledge & understanding of other electrical systems

  • 3rd level degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline

  • Experience in a mechanical design role in a commercial environment

  • Proficient in the use of 3D CAD software, preferably Autodesk Inventor & Vault

  • Experience with sheet metal design would be preferable

  • Competence to read schematics would be beneficial

  • Ability to interact with other engineering disciplines and work as part of a team or independently as required

  • Good level of numeracy & literacy skills, as well as accuracy & attention to detail

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office

  • Fluent English language skills and eligible to work in Ireland (EU)


Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Creating 3D mechanical designs of switchboards & associated products ready for production / fabrication purposes

  • Ensuring drawings issued to the shop floor are controlled, accurate and easy to follow

  • Providing assistance to Production/Test to resolve problems with new & existing product designs

  • Assisting with Shop Floor operations, Site operations and Client Witness Testing as required

  • Reporting directly to the Head of Engineering

  • Liaising with Project Managers and the Mechanical Design Manager on the development of the library of standard drawings

  • Travelling to client sites on occasion to carry out surveys



  • Competitive salary

  • Pension

  • Early finish half day Friday!

  • Flexible working hours

  • Career development

  • Plus more!


If you are interested in the above role and you are available immediately please contact Ciara now on 0429356910 or email your updated CV to


Should you choose to apply for this vacancy – RecruitmentPlus will screen your CV for this vacancy and any other suitable positions of a similar nature.


Mechanical Design Engineer XD006519