Thermit Welding

Great Britain, Rainham

At our location in either Rainham Essex or Derby with immediate effect we are looking for a:

Design Engineer (m/w/d)


  • Support the Engineering & Innovation Manager in the development of products and services
  • Support the product development process through the creation of design documents including CAD drawings, bills of materials, engineering calculations, test reports etc.
  • Get involved in the assembly and testing of new designs both in-house and on-site
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to assess performance, cost, and manufacturing feasibility of potential new designs
  • Support the Technical Sales Manager in promoting and selling of products
  • Assist with installation of monitoring systems in the field
  • Provide advice and instruction to external stakeholders on the installation, operation and maintenance of products and systems
  • Ensure continued compliance with company quality, safety, and environmental policies


  • A motivated team in an attractive working environment
  • Flexible locations with offices in the South East and North
  • Competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
  • 25 days annual holiday + bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • All required training will be provided


  • Mechanical Engineering Qualification (Degree, Higher National Diploma or similar)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a related design capacity
  • 2D and 3D CAD Software experience (Solidworks preferred but not essential)
  • Experience in designing products with integrated electronic and electrical sub systems would be advantageous
  • Ability to perform engineering calculations
  • Work well independently and as a team member
  • Railway background desirable but not essential
  • Live within commuting distance of either Rainham (Essex) or Derby

Are you looking for a challenge in an exciting environment and are you interested in working within an ambitious team? Then apply for the Goldschmidt team, preferably by e-mail. Please let us know your possible starting date.


Lorraine Maguire
Human Resources
87 Ferry Lane
RM13 9YH Rainham
Great Britain

+44 1708 522626