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Design Engineer

Design Engineer

#Job No. MC296.

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    £30k - 40k per year

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Job Description:

Design Engineer


£30,000 to £40,000 + Increasing Holidays + Contributory Pension + Training + Progression

Monday to Friday 08:00 to 16:30

Design Engineer required for an industry leading company who work with major manufacturers. This is a great opportunity to work for a company who is undergoing continuous growth due to its impressive repeat business and new customer base whilst working in a brand new premises.

This role would suit candidates from ANY mechanical engineering design background with experience carrying out original design. Candidates with ANY 3D CAD package are invited to apply however candidates with SolidWorks experience will hold a considerable advantage.

The successful candidate will be responsible for creating 3D CAD designs on SolidWorks from scratch for a wide range of industries including automotive and aerospace. Whilst the role is more mechanical such as working with hydraulics and pneumatics, candidates with an electrical awareness of motors and sensors will hold a considerable advantage. The company can provide exciting in house training on systems such as PLC’s.

The role will involve working directly with customers to create bespoke designs as the role is 100% creating original designs. You will be responsible for overseeing various projects, up to six at any given time, from the initial quotation to the final commissioning of products. Therefore, you will also be involved in the testing of final projects including FEA and providing technical support throughout the commissioning process.

Due to the nature of the role, some infrequent travel can be expected to liaise with customers however this is usually done on site. Most travel is around the local area and all travel will be provided as the company have a pool car and will cover mileage.

This role has emerged due to the company becoming increasingly busy so this is a fantastic opportunity for a design engineer to join an expanding company with an exciting client base so no two days are ever the same! Additionally, the company can offer exciting training and progression opportunities such as the movement into senior roles.

The Role:
*3D CAD design using SolidWorks
*100% originall design
*Testing of products including FEA testing
*Working directly with customers, some travel

The Person:
*3D design experience with ANY CAD package
*Experience with concept design
*Mechanical design experience