Junior Design Engineer / Draftsperson

Posted 07 March 2023
Salary £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameHugh Nugent

Job description

Junior Design Engineer / Draftsperson


Junior Design Engineer / Draftsperson

£22-30K+ Bonus and Benefits

Moy, Tyrone with work from home and flexible start and finish hours (Monday to Friday)

Full time permanent position

Vickerstock are exclusive recruitment partners with International Group McLanahan: who are currently setting up and establishing a new Northern Ireland base in Tyrone; one that will design, manufacture and supply their heavy engineering products across Europe. The company are in the process of hiring various experienced engineering and manufacturing staff right across the board and are seeking experienced heavy engineering staff to join their team - send your CV into us if you are interested, at any level!

As an overview, the role of Junior Design Engineer / Draftsperson is to modify drawings to meet McLanahan Corporation and industry standards across Europe. The role is to support various Development projects across the company. The position is reporting into and taking direction from the Director of Engineering. You will work closely alongside a team of Design and Development Engineers and Project Leads.

The role of Junior Design Engineer / Draftsperson:

  • Review drawings, specifications, and other applicable information to convert improve drawings
  • Create drawings that are easy to understand and convey design intent
  • Convert drawings into alternative formats
  • Perform liaison function with all manufacturing operations for any design-related issues, problems, or suggestions for improvement
  • Work with Project Management to ensure project deliverables meet timelines
  • Represent McLanahan Corporation in a positive manner both internally and externally while adhering to the organizations core values
  • Communicate effectively with co-workers, management, customers, and others in a courteous and professional manner
  • Provide support to internal customers including manufacturing, purchasing, quality, accounting, publications, sales, marketing, and customer service
  • Maintain a safe working environment by adhering to, and enforcing all safety procedures and policies inside and outside the facility, including use of personal protective equipment

Essential requirements for the role of Junior Design Engineer / Draftsperson:

  • 1+ years of experience within a similar Design / Draftsperson role - ideally with a related 3rd level in engineering, architecture etc
  • Competent user of 3D Design software
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as attention to detail

If this role is of interest; or if you have a relatable skillset that might match other similar vacancies; then please send an updated CV via the link on the page, or get in touch with Hugh Nugent to discuss in absolute confidence

Hugh has 12+ years' experience specifically in Engineering / Manufacturing Recruitment and specialises across Senior Executive Placements, Design/Development and Quality Engineering roles throughout Ireland.


This role would be particularly suitable for those from the Cookstown, Dungannon, Coalisland, Omagh, Tyrone, Armagh, Portadown, Craigavon, Lisburn, Lurgan, Monaghan, Newry, Belfast areas.