Job Opportunities at PSI Ltd

PSI Ltd is a rapidly expanding organisation and is regularly seeking new personnel to further develop its expertise in all areas of its business. If you are interested in exploring opportunities at PSI, please send/email us your CV with a covering letter describing your experience and career objectives.

Global focus on lowering CO2 emissions and the drive for renewable energy systems is continuously increasing demand for the special alloy metal powders produced using PSI designed and manufactured atomising systems, and we now wish to expand our production engineering team.



PSI Ltd has the following vacancies for engineers to support new business growth;

1. Senior Mechanical Design Engineer  

2.  System Engineers (shop floor)

Competitive salaries and company benefits offered according to engineering experience and skills

Please submit up to date CV and covering letter by email to;

Further job details provided upon request

Note: Direct applications only, no recruitment agencies


Job Requirements and Objectives

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer is responsible for the interpretation of technical specification requirements, Engineering detailed design, CAD modelling and production of all relevant technical documentation.

Responsible to:  Engineering Manager

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Applying a minimum of ten years engineering knowledge and experience to enable the competent and effective design of PSI systems / equipment
  • Application of professional design skills, using PSI licensed Autodesk Inventor and Vault 3D modelling software while ensuring safe orderly storage of requisite drawing files
  • Designing all types of equipment and systems for Vacuum, Pressure, Water, Hydraulic, Pneumatic, High pressure Gas and Induction heating
  • Awareness of European pressure standards and directives and critical pressure safety systems and system CE approval process
  • In conjunction with Project Engineering working to agreed deadlines with a focused approach to given tasks
  • Active senior team member will contribute to project development with diligent positive approach to challenging situations
  • Production of Bills of Materials – containing sub-assemblies, components and purchased items
  • Application of the PSI Design office practices with a sound understanding of Standard Procedures
  • Actively participate and train other team members in problem solving tasks with the Design Office Team
  • The ability to actively engage in technical knowledge building tasks and participate in any training requirements that the company deems to be necessary

Candidate Profile

  • The candidate must be able to demonstrate a combination of technical experience, people and business skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • They will be expected to demonstrate a strong commitment to improvement and attainment of quality standards in all of the services provided.  They will be able to work consistently under times of pressure
  • Working knowledge and proficiency of Autodesk Inventor 3D / Vault or Solid Works / PDM is highly desirable
  • Must have a sound understanding of engineering principles and relevant standards
  • Must have ability to calculate and assess engineering problems, using both hand calculations and software analysis (CFD & FEA)
  • Ability to design for Vacuum, Pressure, Water, Hydraulic, Pneumatic, High pressure Gas and thermal technologies
  • Control and Instrumentation knowledge or experience would be a bonus
  • The candidate will be self-motivated, with good verbal, writing and communication skills at senior management level. They should be able to demonstrate a full knowledge of the skills and behaviors required to efficiently complete the necessary tasks required of the Design Office and to have experience in a similar environment
  • They will demonstrate perseverance, patience and the ability to work to pre agreed schedules
  • A full driving licence is essential, as is a current British Passport and the ability and willingness to occasionally travel to any country in the world for short time durations

Employment Benefits

  • Part of a small team within a safe modern working environment
  • Opportunities to expand and develop skills within this expanding UK privately owned company

Apply by submitting your CV to 

Salary:Salary negotiable IRO £40-£60,000 pa, paid monthly on last working day of each month
Location:Hailsham, East Sussex 
Essentials:Full UK Driving Licence and ability to travel globally occasionally (Fully expensed) as required
Working Hours:08:30 to 17:00  – Monday to Friday (exc. Bank holidays) 37½ hours per week – 1 hour lunch break – 12.30 – 13.30
Annual Profit Sharing Scheme:January to December – Pro-rata membership in Year-1, Full Membership thereafter.
Holiday entitlement:25 days paid holiday per year includes Christmas / New Year closure (exc. Bank holidays)
Other Benefits:Life insurance, Pension Provision and Private Health Insurance (after successful completion of probationary period)


Phoenix Scientific Industries Ltd (PSI) is an established leader in the design and manufacture of bespoke advance process plant equipment used in the scientific advanced material development industries worldwide. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a skilled – semi-skilled mechanical engineer to join our team within the system builds facility. 

Job Specification

This role would be suited to a keen enthusiastic individual that is looking for an opportunity in career advancement in a multi-disciplined, engineering systems build environment. The ideal candidate will typically be from a mechanical or maintenance engineering background.

Duties to include, but not limited to:

  • Working with their own skills and initiative using engineering techniques and procedures together with recognition and awareness of current HSE safe working Regulations.
  • Minimum Qualification standards: – Mechanical Engineering BTEC Advanced or similar.
  • Ideally from engineering – maintenance background with a strong mechanical bias with some understanding of vacuum, water cooling pipework, pneumatic and hydraulic systems within both sub-assemblies and large assembly builds would be an advantage.
  • General erection and disassembly of process plant equipment
  • Assist with sub system bench build and equipment tests, including configuration and calibration
  • Experienced in setting and using manual lathe and milling machines.
  • Part of a small team working within a safe modern working environment.
  • Training given within specific specialist areas if required.
  • Good long-term future employment package prospects which include opportunities for ‘fast track’ progression for the right individual within this expanding UK privately owned company
  • Must be willing and able to travel overseas being of an installation team
  • Opportunities for future fully expensed worldwide overseas travel.
  • Subject to employment terms and conditions

Apply by submitting your CV to 

Salary:Negotiable depending on experience (IRO £26k – £30k pa)
Location:Hailsham, East Sussex
Desirable:Full UK Driving Licence / Counterbalance forklift truck licence (Pref)
Working Hours:08:00 to 17:00  – Monday to Thursday, 08:00 – 12:30 Friday (exc. Bank holidays) 38.5 hours per week – 1/2 hour lunch break – 12.30 – 13.00
Annual Profit Sharing Scheme:January to December – Pro-rata membership in Year-1, Full Membership thereafter.
Holiday entitlement:Year-1 = 20 days / Year 2 = 22 days / Year 3 = 25 days   (exc. Bank holidays);
Other Benefits:Life insurance, Pension Provision and Private Health Insurance (after successful completion of probationary period), Relocation assistance if needed