Design Engineer

£28k - 30k per year + Benefits
09 Feb 2018
09 Mar 2018
Rebekah French
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level

This newly created role would be perfect for an experienced engineer with an excllent eye for detail who has been involved in the tracking and design of documentation for manufacturing projects. 

Job Purpose

To produce models, drawings parts lists, bills of materials and other technical design information on time and to a high standard to meet project or production objectives.

Principal Accountability

Generation of concepts and selection of suitable design solutions, methods of manufacture, materials and processes, and the documentation of these to ensure that the project can meet the objectives of performance, schedule and budget.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

•To be competent in the use of the Company's CAD system(s).

•To be competent in the use of other specialist software for design, calculation and analysis, as determined at appraisal.

•To be competent in the presentation of technical information (drawing standards, tolerancing, documentation etc).

•To produce designs suitable for purpose and manufacture, and which can be made within the budget of cost and hours.

•To document these designs in a clear and correct way within the allowed hours budget and to the schedule required.

•To be familiar with and understand the key aspects of the performance of the Company's products and processes.

•To investigate, identify and utilise suitable materials and products in designs.

•To accurately identify the implications of design changes (in terms of cost and performance), identify additional parts affected by such changes, and resolve any issues arising.

•To maintain a design file documenting design decisions and the calculations or analyses used to support these decisions.

•To convene, chair and record design reviews as necessary.

You must have previous experience within a similar role, gained within an electro or electro-mechancial discipline 

Degree qualified or similar within an Electro-Mechanical discipline 

* Please note this is NOT a Production or Product Design Engineer role

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