Design Engineer

Orion Electrotech
23000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP23000 - GBP32000/annum
06 Sep 2019
04 Oct 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Project Design Engineer (Must be apprentice trained)
Stafford - GBP22k to GBP32k

The Company

A privately owned business operating for 35 years, with 400 people across the group, the business has experienced significant growth and success over the last few years. With a strong order book and forecast we are looking to strengthen our engineering team with the recruitment of a Project Engineer.

The Role

Reporting to the Engineering Manager the successful individual will be responsible for the design, development and project management of vehicle storage and security systems to a customer specification.

Key Accountabilities;
*To offer technical support to the sales team at customer reviews as required.
*Production and maintenance of manufacturing drawings for both internal and external manufacturing operations.
*Develop 3D CAD models of agreed customer specification.
*Production and maintenance of general assembly drawings for internal assembly operations.
*Production and maintenance of Bill of Materials.
*Support in the production of Standard Operating Procedures for large running contracts.
*To offer ongoing technical support for the prototype/production teams. Manage first off builds through prototype and ensure BOMs and drawings are updated.

In addition to the above, the successful candidate will;
*Support in the ongoing development of the engineering department systems and procedures.
*Monitor whole project costs and carry out VAVE exercises where necessary.
*Contribute to DFMEA activities.

The Person

Working within a team project design engineers, the successful candidate must show a good ability to communicate, be able to work in isolation on the majority of projects, but able to work in larger groups as either the lead or supporting engineer on a specific project.

The ideal candidate would meet the following key criteria;
*Demonstrate previous experience working in Project/Design Engineer roles.
*Able to manage multiple projects running simultaneously.
*Proficient in the use of 3D CAD software.
*Experience of using data management/ERP systems.

Ideally the candidate would also meet the following additional criteria;
*Experience of working with or designing sheet metal components.
*Experience of SolidWorks.

The company encourages development of its staff and has a rich history of promoting from within. Willing and capable candidates will have opportunities across to group to develop, improve and work within different roles and environments.

The successful candidate will be entitled to;
*A competitive salary
*25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays.
*Company Bonus scheme

Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003.

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