Design Engineer

ASC Connections
£30000 - £35000/annum
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a specialist engineering company who manufacture products for a range of industries and exports its products to over 40 countries.


Due to a retirement they require a Design Engineer with experience of Plastic Moulding & Die Casting to join the team.

Main Duties and Tasks

- Create innovative new product designs from concept through to production.

- Carry out Engineering Change Notes

- Work closely with Customers and Suppliers to bring products to life.

- Customer visits

- Support the production department to ensure that parts go together smoothly and efficiently.

- Support the quality department with product improvements.

Key Skills

- Must have experience of 3D & 2D CAD. Solidworks would be beneficial.

- Ability to work on your own. - Basic knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.

- Ability to carry our tolerance stacks

- Ability to work to agreed timescales.

Achieve deadlines

- Have knowledge and understanding of die cast, moulded, pressed and machined parts. - Microsoft Office (Good working knowledge of Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

- Ability to work in a small design team

Key Attributes

- Must be from a Mechanical Design background and understand mechanisms.

- Self-motivated, energetic and able to drive projects

- Keen eye for detail and product styling.

- Team player and able to work on own initiative

- Professional and positive outlook to all tasks and requests

Essential Qualifications - Degree qualified preferably Mechanical Engineering or Design Benefits

- Competitive salary

- Dependent on experience.

- 33 days holiday.

- 39 hours a week

- Early finish on Friday's

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