Design & Development Engineer

Recruiter
Baltic Recruitment Services Ltd
Location
Washington
Salary
£30k - £40k pa
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Baltic Recruitment Services are currently recruiting for an experienced Design & Development Engineer for a client based in Washington, Tyne & Wear. Operational duties of the Design & Development Engineer: -To lead, coordinate and support local design and development activities to bring new vehicle products into production. -To create and maintain and both 3D CAD data and 2D drawings of new and existing parts using Catia V5. -To liaise with parent company via Video Conference, email and presentations. -To plan, track and report Quality, Cost and Delivery (QCD) of new projects and design changes. -To drive and develop cost reductions through the company internally and the customer. -To work within ISOTS 16949 procedures. -To create and update genetic DFMEA, tolerance stack ups, GD&T and DFM studies. -Comply with all H&S regulations. Liaise with: -Customer OEMS (Nissan, Jaguar Land Rover, Honda) -Suppliers and Toolmakers -Other members of Design & Development department. -Quality Assurance department. -Engineering department. -Production department. -Sales & Purchasing department. Health and Safety: - To comply with all responsibilities under the company's Health and Safety at Work Policy. - To ensure all visitors to the department comply with the company's Health and Safety Policy. - To ensure all equipment and machinery is correctly used and properly maintained. Housekeeping: - To comply with company hygiene standards and recommend enhancements to improve safety and efficiency of the department. - To make every effort to conserve power and ensure filing and back up systems are maintained. - To wear the uniform and safety wear when appropriate, keeping it clean and tidy at all times. Communication: - To communicate accurately and effectively with all employees as appropriate. - To ensure all required reports are distributed accurately and within correct time period. Travel: Based in Washington, Tyne & Wear. 1. To be prepared to work offsite to support regular meetings with customers at their address. - To be prepared to visit parent company in Japan. - To visit suppliers in UK and Europe. Quality: - To work to the requirements of the company's Quality Management System and relevant procedures. Security: - To understand fully and comply with the security procedures on-site including those governing IT. - To report any unauthorised personnel seen on the premises, in addition to any incident of damage or theft. Cost Reduction Activities: - To actively participate and drive cost reduction design solutions. Code of Conduct: - Abide by contents of Company Handbook and Code of Conduct.
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