CAD Design Engineer

Recruiter
JLD Recruitment Ltd
Location
Laindon, Essex
Salary
£21000/annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Engineer
Location: Basildon, Essex
Salary: £21,000 per annum
Hours: Monday to Thursday 8am – 5pm and Friday 7.30am – 2pm

Job Purpose:
To design tooling & parts from CAD files and to work within the project team.

Duties:
• To convert 3D CAD files from the customer to a usable format.
• To study and interpret drawings, specifications or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces.
• To provide manufacturing drawings to CNC operators to allow them to machine tooling or parts.
• To work with the project team to provide input on tooling feasibility and design.
• To design 3D parts based on initial sketches or prototype parts.
• To provide input with supervisor, engineers, production, quality and shop personnel for assignments and to resolve machining or quality issues.
• Within the scope of the job requirements, will be required to adhere and comply with company quality program and procedures, company policies and safety and environmental regulations.
• To participate in cross functional process improvement teams and will actively participate in team project meetings
• Ensure that safe working practices are followed.
• To have knowledge and use Catia V5 software to produce tool design from CAD models.
• To carry out any other duties assigned.

Skills/qualifications:
• Experience in tooling design using Catia V5.
• Intermediate knowledge and application of precision measuring instruments and the application of such instruments. Instruments should include but not limited to calipers, depth gauges, indicators and CMM.
• Basic knowledge of reading drawings and specifications with an intermediate understanding of geometric tolerancing and dimensions.
• Able to follow oral and written instructions