Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

JOB TITLE: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

REPORTING TO: Mechanical Engineering Manager

LOCATION: Peterborough


  • 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 maintain modular product structure for product range.

THE JOB (Main Duties):

  • To provide product leadership and ensure specified solution is implemented.
  • To manage priorities to ensure timely contract issue.
  • 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 application and TeamCenter.
  • 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 by authorisation and completion of change requests.
  • To work with suppliers to ensure applications are fully and reliably implemented.
  • To undertake calculations for design on contract work.
  • To brief field engineers and visit site when necessary.
  • To support engineering development and customer services as appropriate.


  • 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.
  • Qualified to degree level or equivalent in Engineering.
  • Able to work alone or as a member of a design team.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good PC literacy skills – Word, Excel, Powerpoint.
  • Able to travel both within the UK and throughout the world. 


If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV and covering letter to:

HR Department,
Baker Perkins Limited,
Manor Drive,
Paston Parkway,


Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer.