Design Engineer

Dovetail Recruitment Ltd
Christchurch, Dorset
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Engineer £25,000 - £35,000 p.a. + 20 days holiday + bank holiday + free parking + pension + benefits

Our client, a growing and very well established Bournemouth based company, is recruiting for a Design Engineer to join their existing team; you will be designing a range of projects from simple to large complex designs.

You must have the ability to use a variety of codes and design criteria and relevant previous experience of designing steel structures.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Using computer programmes and manual techniques for the design of projects
  • Assessing steel material section sizes to be used
  • Providing details of connections, bolt sizes and types and welding dimensions
  • Providing structural calculations
  • Briefing project draughtspeople and use of 2D and/or 3D drawing programmes
  • Attending contract launch meetings
  • Attending meetings with clients, contractors, suppliers or architects if required
  • Corresponding with clients, engineers or architects
  • Advising sales staff of changes to products or projects and consequent increased costs and charges
  • Particular attention must be paid to specification and customer requirements to ensure any modifications are agreed by the customer

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Good working knowledge of CAD A3D Max
  • A strong engineering background is essential
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail

Civil Engineering Graduates would also be considered.

This role would suit candidates currently working as a Design Engineer, Civil Engineer or Structural Designer

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