We’re Hiring: Design Engineer

we are hiring a design engineer

An excellent opportunity is now available in our Engineering Department for the following position:

Design Engineer


The successful candidate will be responsible for project design from the concept stage, including the preparation of detailed drawings, product specifications, and parts list development.  He/she will also support the project from a design perspective through the manufacturing build on any queries regarding function, specification, and testing.


  • Third level relevant qualification in mechanical engineering or other relevant related discipline.
  • 6 years’ experience in a design role is essential
  • Experienced in Solidworks CAD and PDM package is essential.
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills and exhibit a high degree of attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated individual a high level of initiative.


  • User Requirement Specification (URS) review and compliance
  • Utilising SolidWorks CAD package for design concepts, prepare detailed drawings for part and assembly design.
  • Design jigs, fixtures, and special purpose machinery for multiple industries.
  • Liaise with customers during design reviews and meetings.
  • Produce and assist in developing engineering documents and all technical construction documents, and adhere to CE standards on machine build and test specifications.
  • Established understanding of Mechanical, Electrical and Safety system design.
  • Work as part of a multi-discipline team to refine project specifications.
  • Liaise closely with Project Management to ensure smooth development of the project and adherence to project plan.
  • Support during the assembly and automation phases regarding machine function, specifications and debugging.
  • Create, assess, and modify 3D models, liaising closely with 3D modelers using Office and Teams platforms.
  • Carry out customer product inspections and validations.
  • Authorised to carry out internal and external tooling inspections as required.
  • Carry out on-site customer visits, as required.
  • Request vendor quotes when required.
  • Adhere to company standards for quality assurance and quality control including documents and procedures.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with health and safety policies.


  • Attractive salary in line with experience.
  • Health Insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Training and Educational Assistance
  • Day off on your Birthday

If you are interested in pursuing a career in a highly progressive, dynamic, and team-orientated environment, please submit your CV to careers@designproautomation.com or contact Paula Power on +353 (0)86 0147680 for further information.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 2nd August 2024.


DesignPro is an Equal Opportunities Employer