Design and Development Engineer

Premier Group Recruitment
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB- Design and Development Engineer

LOCATION- Birmingham

TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £25,000+

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Design and Development Engineer within Birmingham to work with a fantastic client who specialises within manufacturing.

My key client is a leader within the industry, and is seeking an experienced Design and Development Engineer to join their successful team.

The Design and Development Engineer is required to have experience in:

  • Injection moulding
  • Project management and delivery of new product development
  • Use of 3D CAD preferably Solidworks
  • Design of moulded parts using engineering plastics
  • Selection of materials and evaluation of finished product performance

The Design and Development Engineer is desired to have experience of:

  • Providing application advice
  • Testing products
  • Manufacturing processes, polymers and metallic
  • Quality management systems
  • Dealing with external test labs and approval bodies
  • Direct contact with OEM customers

The Design and Development Engineers Responsibilities will include:

  • Evaluating the viability of project opportunities
  • Designing and developing new products
  • Project management
  • Trailing new products
  • Providing application advice to customers and end users
  • Selecting suitable polymers
  • Carrying out process and design FMEAs
  • Occasional travel


  • Good A Levels in Maths and Physics are required
  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering or Polymer Science is desired

If you are interested in the position, please apply with an updated CV

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