Design & Development Engineer

28000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP28000 - GBP35000/annum
11 Aug 2017
07 Sep 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client seeks two Design and Development Engineers, excellent opportunity for a recent Graduate with one to years experience or experienced Design Engineers.

Reports to: Technical Engineering Manager

Education: HND or Degree level in Engineering
Experience:Experience within a design engineering environment

Job Purpose / Objectives:
*To work as part of the Engineering team to develop steering systems to suit customer driven requirements.

Job Responsibilities and Major Activities / Tasks:
*Design and amend steering systems and components using 3D modelling software, mainly Solidworks.

*Create detailed drawings suitable for manufacturing and assembly.

*Using FEA to influence the design of components.

*Liaison directly with customers/ suppliers and internal departments on a technical level.

*Some travelling maybe required to discuss projects, which may include foreign travel.

*Set up and running of sample testing, including technical report writing.

*Familiar with DFMEA's, APQP.

*Involvement with project management and advanced planning for production.

*Project management / Hand calculation for loads/forces/torque required

*Any other duties as required.

Major Companies / General Skill Areas

Below is a list of the key competencies required for this position:
*Qualified to at least HND or Degree level in an area of Engineering.

*Experience within a design engineering environment.

*Experience on Solid works design software (although experience on other systems will be considered and training will be provided).

*Computer literate including Microsoft Office software.

*Full driving licence.

*Experience in FMEA, FEA and APQP, "hands on" manufacturing.

*Be prepared to work offsite when required