CAD Engineer

4 days left

Recruiter
Kinetic PLC
Location
Gateshead
Salary
£25000 - £30000/annum
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role and Responsibilities
* Design new products and liaise with sales team to create customer specific projects
* Alter existing products to suit client's needs and ensure all features are client specific
* Provide product design from concept through to production
* Provide detailed drawings for the production of the project
* Work and liaise with other engineers within the business
* Liaise directly with customers and suppliers when required
* Requisition job specific materials for purchasing department
* Liaise with Management Team to determine customer specific requirements (from both drawings and technical information)
* Liaise with other departments on manufacturing processes, techniques and issues
* Liaise with Production Manager to provide feedback for production scheduling

Skill and Abilities
* Must have an understanding of the sheet metal industry
* Ability to work with CAD software including Solidworks and Radan.
* Ability to create complex assemblies and parts for projects
* Identify and promote one best way within the engineering department.
o Use of standard directories for parts, assemblies and ancillary parts.
o Use of standard drawing templates.
o Ensure ease of manufacture is always a priority when designing.
o Investigate new ideas for engineering techniques.
* Record and document internal nonconformities and customer complaints.
* Provide technical support for the manufacturing process