CAD Engineer

Interaction Recruitment
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client based in Gateshead is looking to recruit a CAD engineer on a Permanent basis.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Design new products and liaises 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 details drawing 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 the projects

  • Identify and promote one best way within the engineering department.

    • Use of standard directories for parts, assemblies and ancillary parts.

    • Use of standard drawing templates.

    • Ensure ease of manufacture is always a priority when designing.

    • Investigate new ideas for engineering techniques.

  • Record and document internal nonconformities and customer complaints.

  • Provide technical support for the manufacturing process.