UK/Ireland Job #1936

Contract SolidWorks Designer


Melksham ,

Job Type

Date Posted

June 24, 2024

Contract SolidWorks Designer Job Description

Contract SolidWorks Designer                                      IR35 Status: Out

Hourly Rate – Circa £40 DOE
Contract Term – 4 Months
Location – In office, Melksham 

We’re excited to be supporting a prestigious design and manufacturing company in the UK. They have over a century of experience in delivering critical integrated protection solutions for the military, law enforcement, and first responders worldwide.

Our client is looking for two Contract SolidWorks Designers to help support them on a 4-month project. This project requires excellent surface modelling skills, as you will be dealing with complex organic geometry centred around facial features. You will be expected to interrogate/utilise existing geometry data.

Responsibilities, but are not limited to

  • Production of complex surface 3D Models and assemblies to enable prototype manufacture
  • Coordinate with and consult team members to design, layout and detail components and systems to solve design issues
  • Consider appropriate materials and production processes in realisation of production manufacturable designs
  • Utilise in-house rapid prototype techniques to accelerate realisation of viable prototype designs
  • Incorporate results from testing of prototype designs using computer-aided design (CAD) technology
  • Presenting designs, samples and final work to the design manager
  • Manage assigned work packages within agreed timeframes

Experiences required

  • Proficient in 3D modelling using SolidWorks
  • Competent in complex surface modelling for organic shapes
  • Background in Product or Industrial Product Design
  • Design for rubber / plastic / silicone injection moulding or vacuum casting is advantageous
  • Able to use SolidWorks PDM or similar is advantageous
  • SC Cleared is advantageous

We can only accept applications that DO NOT require sponsorship or who have a PSW due to the nature of the project.

Key Skills – SolidWorks, Surface Modelling, Organic Shapes, Product, Development, Product Design, Industrial Product Design, PDM, Vault, Teamcenter, OpenBOM, Delogue, Altium, Onshape, Windchill, Injection Mould, Plastic, Rubber


Call 01636 392777 to speak with TriMech Recruitment Representative Richard Trusty about this role and other , , job opportunities.

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