Mechanical Design Engineer


We are currently seeking to recruit a Mechanical Design Engineer who will become part of our product development team, this is a full-time position with an excellent remuneration package.

The successful candidate will develop new product ideas and improvements through concept and prototype stages to final production stages.  This is a design led role which requires an understanding of mechanical engineering and associated production processes.  A background in agriculture whilst not essential would be preferred.

Location:       Bagenalstown, Carlow

Type:               Permanent

Category:       Engineering & Electronics, Sales, Supply Chain, Transport, Warehousing & Automotive


  • Develop new product concepts and designs based on design briefs to improve current designs and design for manufacture.
  • Design of fixtures required at all stages of manufacture.
  • Liaise with purchasing department and suppliers in the early stages of development to optimise manufacturing efficiency, quality and costs of components.
  • Work with in house development team to ensure new projects are delivered in a timely manner.
  • Adhere ISO 9001:2015 best practices to improve quality, reliability and performance of machines.
  • Field testing and reporting on prototype machines.
  • Review and recommend improvements to existing products.
  • Provide technical assistance to customer support engineers.
  • Provide production support when necessary.

Benefits & Experience Required

  • This is a brilliant and supportive environment.
  • Training provided, but experience is required.
  • Travel may be required.
  • Working closely with the Head of Department, lots of access to central point of the business.
  • Competitive base salary
  • Experience required: 3+ years in a professional environment.
  • To be qualified for this role, you should hold a degree in a relevant field of Mechanical Engineering. A background in agriculture whilst not essential would be preferred. An understanding of mechanical engineering and associated production processes is essential.

Interested candidates should submit their CV’s to

Tanco Autowrap Limited
Co. Carlow
Ireland. R21 E278
T:+353 (0)59 972 1336