Mechanical Design Engineer Job in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia at Acuative ME

Job Description

Position Summary

The Mechanical Design Engineer provides professional expert design and engineering of bespoke items, as well as mentoring others in design and engineering principles and techniques. He/She will also support a wide variety of technical and community projects. The Mechanical Design Engineer will continually work as an effective team player to ensure the Workshops Core Lab (CL) delivers the best possible customer experience and professional services.

Scope of work

• Complete design and modeling of mechanical parts and assemblies

• Provide detailed designs in 2D and 3D using CAD software

• Generate shop floor drawings for the shop personnel, applying tolerances as appropriate

• Utilize FEA & CFD in designs for optimization

• Assist with teaching/training of CAD software use and techniques

• Contribute to brainstorming and conceptual design with users

• Communicate with the shop personnel or others, relating to designs and drawings

• Work safely at all times, complying with all safety rules

• Implement safety features into designs to promote safety

• Report all safety issues that could compromise the general safety

• Participate in both team and cross-campus multidisciplinary projects

• Build a technical rapport with the users of the Workshops CL

• Provide expertise in supporting the development plan of the Workshops CL

• Work with supervisor to continuously improve operations

• Mentor and Coach junior staff members

• Perform other applicable tasks and duties assigned within the realm of the employee’s knowledge, and skills in drafting and modeling of mechanical parts and assemblies.



Technical skills:

• Broad understanding of CNC machining, additive manufacturing, 3D printing, sheet metal forming, welding, material finishing basics

• Expert knowledge of CAD programs, i.e. Solid Works, Catia, etc.

• Knowledgeable in new or upcoming technology in the manufacturing field (i.e. New technology in subtractive/ additive manufacturing)

• Ability to create designs and drawings using CAD software

• Understanding of tolerances, especially assembly tolerances.

Non-Technical Skills:

• Give high attention to detail and accuracy

• Ability to work independently or as a team player

• Proficiency in both written and spoken the English language


• Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field.


• At least three (3) years of experience in mechanical engineering and design or a similar role.

Job Details

Job Location
Jeddah , Saudi Arabia

Company Industry
Higher Education; IT Services

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role
Mechanical Engineering

Employment Type

Monthly Salary Range

Number of Vacancies

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Entry Level

Years of Experience
Min: 3

Residence Location
Saudi Arabia

Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma

About Company

Company: Acuative ME

Company Location:  Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Job Category: Higher Education; IT Services

About Acuative ME