Design Engineer (sheet metal fabrications)

Probe Technical Recruitment
£28,000 - £30,000
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company:

Their specialism is the design and manufacture of bespoke solutions for a range of industries, including construction, automotive, rail, industrial and domestic appliances.

The Role:

  • To be the main focal point of the customer and the Sales Engineer on all contracts allocated to you by the General Manager
  • Control the contract to ensure that the work is complete to the customer?s requirements and that the margin is maximised

Key responsibilities (but not limited to)

  • Control the contract timescale to ensure that drawings / bought out items are produced (and approved when necessary) to ensure that the delivery date is met
  • Undertake contracts site surveys when required by the contract and agreed with the General Manager
  • Produce the GA drawings, issue to customer and obtain approval
  • To produce detail drawings for issue to the General Manager to enable manufacture to be under taken ?in-house? or via sub-contractors
  • Create \ purchase requisitions and present them to the buyer
  • Maintain or improve upon the contract costs estimate sheet
  • Maintain the contract files which are allocated, in an orderly and systematic manner
  • Obtain costs and arrange contracts installation sub-contractors, via purchase requisitions with the buyer
  • Arrange site equipment when required
  • Advise manufacturing of delivery requirements and prepare appropriate paperwork
  • Liaise with the Sales Engineers on contract extras with sufficient information enabling the Sales Engineers to secure additional payments from the customer
  • To ensure that contract completion dates are adhered to, in accordance with the customer?s requirements


£28,000 - £30,000

Plus employee benefits package

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