CAD Design Engineer

Recruiter
JLD Recruitment Ltd
Location
Laindon, Essex
Salary
21000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 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.