Mechanical Design Engineers required for an Agricultural machinery manufacturing company in Mayo.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Production of 3D Models and 2D Fabrication Drawings for customised machines based on the specification to include hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic elements
  • Working on Solidworks on a number of new and existing machine and product designs
  • Prototyping (some hands on with fitting Team)
  • Liaise with Sales and production staff to produce detailed specifications and designs based on individual customer requirements
  • Liaise with production management and staff prior to and during fabrication and assembly of customised machines
  • Generation and Maintenance of User and Technical Manuals for finished machines
  • Provide Technical support as part of the after sales service

Essential Criteria:

  • Have a hands on approach and can-do attitude
  • Degree in engineering or qualified by experience
  • + 2 years Design experience
  • Strong capabilities in Design for Manufacture
  • Competence in use of Solid Works 3D modelling
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite

Desirable Criteria:

  • Ideally worked with in the Agricultural or Construction Machinery design and manufacturing industry
  • Have worked within a manufacturing design department
  • Machine or Vehicle design experience
  • PDM experience
  • Whole product CAD experience

Ideal Candidate:

Ideally an innovative engineer with a practical approach, who is not afraid to get their hands dirty, energetic, enthusiastic with excellent interpersonal skills, working well within a team and individually to generate new and fresh ideas and put them into practice in design and throughout production techniques.

The Rewards

  • Excellent career progression
  • Opportunity to further develop your engineering skills
  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Company Pension contribution
  • If desired, personal development towards Chartered Institute of Engineers
  • Become part of a collaborative competent team
  • Work with a local business committed to its people and customers


Design, 3D, Manufacture

Mairead Kelly, marketing and recruitment consultant at Arcon Recruitment Services. PHOTO: ALISON LAREDO

Mairéad Kelly

Recruitment Consultant

Mairéad initially joined our team as Marketing and Recruitment Co-ordinator. She quickly progressed to Recruitment Consultant and currently manages our busy Technical division. Mairéad is a proud Castlebar woman and holds a B.B.S from ATU Sligo. Mairéad recruits for positions in all areas of Technical/ Engineering and I.T.  She has built excellent relationships with companies large and small and has proved herself invaluable in solving their recruitment issues.

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