Design and Development Engineer

Recruiter
Thornhvac
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Design and Development Engineer required for a leading Engineering and HVAC company in the West Midlands.

THE ROLE - DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

  • The Design and Development Engineer will be responsible for designing and developing new and existing products to ensure cost effective solutions to meet business, customer, regulatory and manufacturing requirements.
  • Focused mainly on design work on their range of HVAC products, this role is more than just a design role and involves taking a Product Manager's idea for a product, and developing that idea to see if it is feasible, and can be put into production and answering questions such as: how much will it cost, will it work, does it meet legislation requirements, is it reliable, is it easy to make, install, and maintain.
  • Delivery of projects from concept to launch.
  • Investigating new technologies and manufacturing processes to incorporate into new and existing designs.
  • Liaising with external manufacturers and suppliers to establish cost and specification of specialised kit.
  • Keep electronic drawings up to date and in a place where they can be retrieved easily.


THE PERSON - DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

Essential

  • HND or Degree educated in Mechanical Engineering, or similar study.
  • Experience of air movement, thermodynamics and heat transfer.
  • HVAC or Building Services Design experience.

Desirable

  • Experienced user on CAD software.
  • Experience of designing products from concept to launch.

THE PACKAGE - DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

Basic salary up to c£33,000 per annum, with additional company benefits to include 26 days holiday ( + Bank Holidays), contributory pension scheme after qualifying period, and early finishes on a Friday!

LOCATION

Based in their offices near Dudley. Relevant locations include: Dudley, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Kidderminster, West Bromwich, Wolverhampton, Birmingham and surrounding areas.


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