Design Engineer

Full-time position

Aylesbury (HP19 8TD)

The role

We have an exciting opportunity to become part of a growing business in a specialist niche market.

Sterling TT is looking for an organised individual to work within the Drawing Office at our site in Aylesbury as a Design Engineer.

Do you have a ‘winning’ mentality, eager to make a difference? Fantastic! We’d love to hear from you.

Key responsibilities 

The key responsibilities include the below ones.

  • Participation in and maintaining the ISO 9000 QA system & procedures with the support of fellow employees.
  • Responsibility for generating the drawings of STT products for manufacture.
  • Maintaining up-to-date drawing records.
  • Having a good working knowledge of shell & tube, and charge air heat exchanger.

You will be expected to work 37.5 hours per week: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5pm.

Who you will interact with

You will be part of the Engineering Team with a direct reporting line to the Drawing Office Manager and will be fully supported in your role by colleagues across the business.

What you will need to succeed

  • A strong work ethic and positive attitude with good attention to detail.
  • The ability to communicate clearly and effectively with customers and colleagues in all areas of the business.

  • The ability to:
    • solve problems,
    • work under pressure,
    • prioritise.
  • You must be able to work under your own initiative, but also be able to work as part of a team.

Key skills required


In addition to your expertise in shell and tube to API 660 and air blast unit to API 661, you must have proven abilities in:

  • producing electric wiring diagrams,
  • generating and compiling drawings, including generating the bill of materials,
  • checking and approving drawings for manufacture using the sales and contracts information,
  • carrying out in-house & on-site ‘measure ups’,
  • using AutoCAD 2011/2012 and Solidworks to generate drawings,
  • producing manufacturing drawings of a variety of heat exchangers in accordance with the applicable standards and specifications,
  • interacting with Customer/Engineering department to finalise unit design following internal handover.


Knowledge of:

  • Solid Edge
  • Fans and their wiring

How we’ll support you

You will have ongoing support to develop and grow your skill set as you gain a greater understanding of our product range. 

Benefits package

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Life assurance
  • Pension
  • Health cash plan
  • On-site electric charging points

Does it feel like it’s your ideal job?

Do you want to be part of this growing business in a specialist niche market?

If you have a ‘winning’ mentality, eager to make a difference and have the skills we require for this role – we’d love to hear from you.

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