Design Engineer UK

As a driven Design Engineer at MTD you will work from our UK based office in Swindon. Together with the rest of the Engineering & Design department you focus on excellent project preparation/drawings of our one of a kind temporary water infrastructure. Most of the Engineering & Design department is based in our head office in Tilburg, The Netherlands. We work worldwide on the largest projects in the event industry such as Tomorrowland, Sziget, Lowlands, Olympic Games, World Championship competitions and Formula 1. How cool to play a crucial part in the success of these events, especially for the UK?! 

After a thorough training, you will be creating and adapting designs in response to our customers wishes. You work closely with our project managers, operations and sales and you can count on support from your direct colleagues/manager in the E&D department.  

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You are the linking pin between the Sales and Operations department. After receiving an order (via our Sales Department), you will ensure a smooth and technical project preparation/calculation within the agreed deadlines.  

  • Responsible for designing temporary water infrastructure systems tailored to client events/needs 
  • Serve as a key sparring partner for internal and external stakeholders worldwide 
  • Create project calculations and planning 
  • Ensure high-quality project drawings and material planning 
  • Visit potential project locations in the UK 
  • Contribute to improvement projects within the team 

You will report to the Manager Engineering & Design, located in the Netherlands. 

What makes you the right candidate?
  • Educational background in civil or mechanical engineering
  • 0 - 4 years of work experience as an engineer, technical planner, mechanical/design engineer
  • Experience with CAD software is an advantage
  • Good knowledge in word and writing of the English language
  • You are a problem solver, analytical and a team player
  • You have an eye for detail, a hands-on mentality and can think outside the box
You are part of

Working for MTD means working at and contributing to a growing international company in temporary water infrastructures for drinking and wastewater. With your enthusiastic and driven colleagues, you will work on large appealing projects in the industry, exhibition and event sector, such as Coachella, Olympic Games, Ryder Cup, World Cups, Formula 1, expos, refugee camps and emergency hospitals. 

What do you get from us?
  • Annual contract with the prospect of permanent employment;
  • 28 holiday days;
  • Business travel allowance;
  • Pension scheme;
  • Development opportunities through (internal) training.

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