Project / Design Engineer

Recruiter
Theo James Recruitment
Location
Darlington
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Overview
Our client have an immediate requirement to appoint a Project / Design Engineer. Plastic design knowledge and experience to include a portfolio of of demonstrable projects is required.

Company
World renowned global manufacturer

Role
Project / Design Engineer whose responsibilities will include;
The Project Engineer will be a key member of a product support team acting as a interface between Global Design Centres and the Manufacturing Facility, primarily involved in the introduction of new products.

Experience Required
HNC or a Degree in either Mechanical or Production Engineering.
Experience of using a modern 3D CAD system, ideally Catia v5
Strong mechanical aptitude with an ability to be “hands on” when required.
Able and willing to travel nationally and internationally.
Cost reduction/value analysis skills
DFM/DFA
Good teamwork skills with an ability to perform as a flexible team member with a clear focus on achieving objectives.
Good project management skills with the ability to manage time and communicate with Global Design Centres.
Flexible attitude to work and be able to adapt quickly to change.
Knowledge and experience of design/manufacture for high volume manufacturing techniques such as injection moulding, metal pressing, die casting and sintered components.
The ability to investigate, understand and solve design related problems.
The ability to act as a key interface between R&D and Manufacturing.
The ability to manage multiple tasks and meet critical deadlines