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Mechanical/ Design Engineer

Excellent opportunity for a recently qualified engineer to join a progressive and ambitious company that is developing global recognition for its exciting range of agricultural machinery.

Fleming Agri Products is based in Newbuildings in the North West of Northern Ireland and currently has over 100 employees working in a modern purpose built factory. The company has an extensive dealer network throughout the UK and Ireland and exports products to several European countries as well as Australia and New Zealand. A significant expansion of its facilities is in the planning process and when completed will provide a platform to expand production and further develop export markets. The company has a long history within the industry stretching back over 150 years and is now looking to the future success of the organisation.

This is an exciting role that will present opportunities for career growth and development while working within a small dynamic team


The successful candidate will:

  • Assist with the design and continual development of existing products and managing manufacturing process improvement initiatives.
  • Assist with the design and development of new products using the 3D CAD package Solid Works.
  • Provide 2D working drawing packages to the workshop.
  • Compile product explosions for all designed products.
  • Assist in the operation of our Sage Manufacturing Production Control software package.
  • Compile data into technical files for all products ensuring compliance with CE legislation.
  • Complete risk assessments for CE marking of products.
  • Assist with the monitoring of all batch production times / target times / lost time analysis and proactive cost saving initiatives.
  • Develop and monitor systems that improve product and process efficiently.
  • Liaise with suppliers ensuring all relevant information is communicated efficiently as required and that all components are manufactured to our standards at the required time.
  • Be willing to carry out all other necessary work requirements to support the manufacturing team at Flemings.

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