Role Reports To

Mechanical Engineering Manager

Job Description

Job Title: 

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Purpose:

  • To develop the product range to ensure competitive position of Baker Perkins machines.
  • To issue machines and ancillary equipment to contract, produce factory layouts complete with services and installation information.
  • To provide assistance to Sales and Customer Services departments on technical offering to ensure smooth contract execution.
  • To identify risks and put in place plans to maintain cost and schedule.
  • To maintain modular product structure for product range.


Qualified to degree level or equivalent experience level in Engineering.

Main Duties

  • To provide product leadership and ensure specified solution is implemented within the agreed schedule and costs.
  • To manage priorities to ensure project schedules are maintained.
  • To ensure accurate drawings and parts lists are produced in accordance with Baker Perkins standards and quality procedures.
  • To ensure compliance with CAD best practices.
  • To be fully competent in the use of Siemens NX and TeamCenter ensuring compliance with Baker Perkins best practices.
  • To ensure compliance of the equipment with legislation (e.g. EC Directives).
  • To ensure compliance of the equipment with Baker Perkins standards and quality procedures.
  • To maintain and update drawings and parts lists, and completion of change requests.
  • To work with suppliers to ensure applications are fully and reliably implemented.
  • To undertake calculations for design work, both on contracts and development projects.
  • To brief field engineers and visit site when necessary.
  • To support engineering development, sales and customer services as appropriate.
  • To be aware of and follow all company Health & Safety polices and procedures, in respect of self and others
  • Be aware of and demonstrate the company values and behaviours.


  • A highly motivated, confident and dedicated professional.
  • Currently in a key role within a design team.
  • Competent in the use of 3D design and ERP business systems.
  • An innovative engineer with an analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Able to work alone or as a member of a design team.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good PC literacy skills – Word, Excel, Powerpoint.

Travel Requirements


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