Design and Applications Engineer

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ATA Recruitment Ltd
£28k - 32k per year + Pension
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design and Applications Engineer


£28,000 to £32,000

Pension – 7.5%


Over time

Monday to Thursday 08.30am to 4.45pm. Fridays 08.30am to 4.15pm.

The Company

ATA are working in partnership with a well-established client. We are recruiting for a Design and Application Engineer based in Peterborough. This client is a world class manufacturer offering a wide range of products encompassing all aspect of engineering ranging from sales design, project engineering and installation management.As part of the servicing package they will also supply 2D layout and designs for their client.

The company operates around the world which employer in circa of 140 people. The UK part of the business generates £20 million with an average workforce of 60 people.

The Role: -

As a Design and Applications Engineer, you will be responsible for: -

  • Management of designated projects from point of sales to completion.

  • 70% of your role will be produce 2D layouts of plant equipment, outlining where all the machinery will fit using AutoCAD 2D.

  • Collating General Arrangement and electrical drawings into one project file.

  • Ensuring the foundations of the layout are correct, liaising with sub-contractors to ensure you have all the specifications/ dimensions required.

  • 30% of your role will be Project Engineering.

  • Working closely with suppliers ensuring dimensions provided will fit within the allocated space.

  • Liaise with customers on technical aspects of the project.

  • Build and maintain relationships with sales and technical team.

  • Engineering calculations for dust extraction, conveyors and water cooling systems.

  • Budget control.

The candidate: -

To be successful as a Design and Applications Engineer will need to have the following:-

  • Qualification – Degree or HND in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Previous experience working with AutoCAD or Draftsight – 2D.

  • Experience in Design Project Engineering, Project Engineering, Project Management, Sales proposal Engineering or Application Engineering.

  • Machinery layout drawings is adventurous.

Benefits: -

As a Design and Applications Engineer, you will benefit from: -

  • A fantastic pension scheme which is 7.5% contribution.

  • Immense security with a market leader in their field.

  • Salary of between £28,000 to £32,000

  • Continued development through ongoing training.