Design Engineer (Autodesk Inventor) - Bridgend

Mobius Resourcing
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Engineer (Autodesk Inventor) - Bridgend

Our Bridgend based Manufacturing Client as an immediate need for a Design Engineer with experience of Autodesk Inventor to join its operation. This is a permanent position.

The successful Design Engineer will support the business daily with model, drawing and BOM updates through control of engineering changes. The role will also be responsible for the Design, Development and implementation of new products and make sure projects run to agreed timescales, quality and budget.

Design Engineer Responsibilities

·Plan, execute and deliver projects on time, to the agreed level of quality within budget.

·Prepare 3D CAD models and 2D drawings of new and existing products to support projects and engineering changes.

·Originate and manage engineering changes to ensure decisions are controlled and compliant with relevant standards.

·Write technical reports of testing, analysis of situations to support product introduction, existing products and record keeping.

·Accurately prepare, update and implement Bills of Materials (BOMs) for new and existing products to enable manufacture, costing and routing of products.

·Apply engineering first principles (calculations, theories etc..) During the design process to ensure all design output is underpinned with sound engineering.

·Apply logical problem solving / reduction methodologies (eg, 5 whys, FMEA, Root cause analysis) during the design process and in support of production issues, to achieve a solution that is well considered, logical and beneficial to the business.

·Maintain develop and apply knowledge of processes, materials and technologies to ensure the products and business continues technical advancement.

·Adhere to policies, systems and standards to maintain compliance for both product and business.

·Actively engage with production, sales, and the customer to ensure the design department meets the needs of the business.

·Perform any other tasks as requested by management to ensure the business is fully supported to achieve its aims.

·Delivery of projects to agreed timescales, quality and budget

·Meet expectations with requests for information or support (internal & external)

·Completion of engineering changes to agreed dates

Design Engineer Person Specification

·Degree qualified in Mechanical engineering or equivalent.

·Experience of producing 3D CAD models and 2D drawings to a high standard suitable for manufacture (Autodesk Inventor).

·Competent in the planning, execution and management of projects.

·Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.

·Appreciation of statistical analysis.

·Practically minded to manufacture prototypes and support production.

·Understanding of development process from conception to manufacture.

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