Marine Design Engineer

Expiring today

Recruiter
Cae People
Location
Southampton
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
To develop any number of new model design projects to a schedule specified by a development summary agreed by the head of development, as well as any number of R&D projects to meet current market/development requirements.

Responsibilities / Tasks

1) Manage own workload on a daily basis, adhere to project deadlines set by senior designer and take ownership of information released to CAD and development supply chain.
2) Own the design of each component or area delegated by the head of design from start to finish.
3) Completion of an individual project must be on time to the development summary and within a budget set by the development purchasing team.
4) Create detailed 2D or 3D drawings of all interior/exterior parts.
5) Negotiate allocation of space between design/structures/engineering, hold meetings when required to agree a route forward when conflicts appear.
6) Supply sufficient information via completion and maintenance of a part tracker to production control to allow parts to be added to the BOM at the appropriate time. It is the designers' responsibility to ensure all parts are added to the appropriate tracker, no part can be officially released without being recorded as part of this document.
7) Supply sufficient information to the Development Purchasing department to allow parts to be purchased to the correct LTO. Supply schematic drawings to suppliers for further development or quotation when appropriate.
8) Support the build crew with information flow and advice during manufacture and assembly.
9) Capture and record build/design issues during build.
10) Approve marketing material and supply information when requested. Keep marketing updated with the latest general arrangement drawings.
11) Provide updated list of changes to product specification and options list after each phase of the design process to senior designer/head of design for review with board directors.
12) Acting as an Ambassador for the company, operating with integrity and drive appropriate to the Company's values.

Person Specification

Experience in the design manufacture of marine products.
Design experience in Solidworks 3D
Structural calculations
2-3 years minimum experience
Marine background