Project Engineer

Optima UK Inc Ltd
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

The Company is a fabrication and sheet metal company based in Coventry, West Midlands. They design, manufacture and install high quality steel fabricated solutions worldwide. And are investing heavily into the company in terms of equipment, processes and staff.

In this role you will be carrying out the design of numerous sheet metal and fabricated products which are mainly supplied into the automotive industry. This is a varied role as most of the company products are bespoke with only a small percentage of business repeat work.

The role

The role will suit candidates with 3D design skills with 4 to 5 years’ experience in a Material Handling (Metal Stillages) sector. In this role you will produce assembly, manufacturing and fabrication drawings. You will work with a successful team who take a proactive lead in managing the preparation of drawings, parts lists and other documents

  • You should have experience of designing, pallets /stillage’s/ bogies using Auto desk inventor.

  • This is a great role for a Project Engineer to join a company that will offer you a career move not just a job.

  • Producing detailed working drawings to standard within a given programmed time and the scheduling of materials ensuring that the bill of materials always reflect the current supply situation.

  • Attending design meetings with the customer.

  • To contribute to the ongoing challenge of improved product quality via ISO 9001 accreditation.

The Person

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Auto desk inventor 3D experienced with at least 3 years’ experience

  • Metal Fabrication experience gained in the last 5 years

  • Experience in producing manufacture detailed drawings.

  • Creating 3D models / drawings from prototype to production

  • Project Management

    Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Creating bills of materials / cutting lists

  • Produce cutting plans for laser machine Bystronic ByAutonom

  • Estimating of components for laser cutting

  • Estimating of pallets / stillage / bogies

  • Communicating with all levels of the work force

  • Design of pallets / stillage’s/ bogies for the automotive industry using Autodesk Inventor

  • Project Engineer with 3D design experience with Inventor 3D 2013/2014.

  • Will hold engineering/manufacturing knowledge and/or qualifications.