Design Engineer

WR Engineering & Manufacturing
£30000 - £35000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Engineer - Lancashire - £35,000 - Machinery Design

Design Engineer required to join a leading manufacturer based in North Rochdale, Lancashire. The successful Design Engineer will have a strong in Solidworks (3D) with minimum 3 years+ Mechanical Design experience and will have experience of machine design.

The Package:

Salary - £30,000 - £35,000

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The Role of the Design Engineer:

* Lead role in mechanical design at the company
* Development of designs from concept through scheme, detail and manufacturing design stages.
* Research, development and selection of best approaches and solutions.
* Generation of 3D models and assemblies.
* Checking of drawings to ensure the highest quality standards.
* Specification of proprietary components for designs through literature research.
* The generation and control of Bills of Material.
* Create cost effective design proposals and generate drawings suitable for manufacture.
* Provide technical support and liaise closely and effectively with the sales, purchasing, production, manufacturing and build and test departments.
* Work with a dedicated R&D team, support prototype build, test and reporting.
* Accuracy of deigns and documentation produced.
* Liaise with the Electrical and Controls Engineers to achieve project goals


* Possess strong core design skills with competence in product materials selection, couplings, structural design of components, mechanical joint system design.
* Minimum HNC in a mechanic discipline.
* Proficient in 3D SOLIDWORKS
* Manufacturing practices and processes knowledge
* Good knowledge of tolerances and materials.

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy