Design Engineer

Recruiter
First Military Recruitment
Location
Gloucester
Salary
£28k - 30k per year + Flexible Working
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Design Engineer

Location: Staverton
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 + Flexi working rate

Overview:
First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Design Engineer on behalf of their clients, a market leader in construction. As a Design Engineer, you have the opportunity to join a good team within a rapidly expanding company. This Role would suit ex-military personnel. However, applicants from all backgrounds will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• To prepare designs from component or supplied dresser drawings and provide manufacturing / design drawings, material lists and manufacturing process routes for existing and bespoke products.
• Offer WCM customer service by enabling the business to manufacture solutions that meet customer requirements, and thereby contribute to delivery of our clients strategy.
• Support quality improvement and cost reduction in the manufacturing process through design and process improvement
• Prepare drawings / designs to support the sales and manufacturing process, including:
o obtaining concept approval
o preparation of preliminary designs ensuring that they can be made economically by working in close co-ordination with relevant personnel
o preparation of detailed production drawings and issue to appropriate departments (products and any tooling, jigs, fixtures)
o Preparation of material lists giving sizes, weights and material stock references.
o Provide programming data for CNC machine tools
o planning of test programme, simulating service conditions for evaluation of prototype to ensure compliance with relevant standards and specifications
o evaluation and reporting of results of tests, modifying and re-testing if necessary
o providing technical information on the product for inclusion in publications and other literature
o dealing with patent issues


Skills and Qualifications:

• Engineering qualification.
• Be confident working as part of a team, alongside mechanical engineers.
• Strong communication and reporting skills.
• proficient with Solid Edge, AutoCAD and other relevant CAD packages
• Machinist workshop experience with ability to utilise knowledge of machine tool capabilities and engineering mathematics
• Skill and knowledge from experience in set-up, adjustment and operation of machine shop equipment necessary utilising maths and precision measuring equipment
• Previous experience of the design / drawing process with high attention to detail and quality

Location: Staverton
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 + Flexi working rate


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