Design Engineer (Concept, Mouldings, Automotive, Aerospace, Marine)

Recruiter
GBR recruitment ltd
Location
Northamptonshire
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
GBR Recruitment Ltd are working on behalf of a well established manufacturing business (who produce high capital spend products c.£100K+ per product) recruiting for experienced Design Engineers with a flair for creativity, strong DFMA experience & CAD skills (ideally Solid Works / Siemens NX or similar software).
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive company designing concept ideas, current product range modifications, furniture / seats, GRP moulded parts, interior & exterior structures / fixtures & fittings.
Due to the clients industry sector, this role would suit those within Automotive, Formula 1, Aerospace, Marine (Boats, Yachts, Barges), MOD & Armoured Vehicles, Specialist Machinery, Specialist Vehicle, Off Highway Plant Machinery, Agricultural Machinery, Construction Machinery / Vehicles or other High Capital spend product ranges involving complexed electrical & mechanical components / parts, GRP moulded structures / surrounds & aerodynamics.
Duties:Carry out design tasks for bespoke concepts, customer requests, current product modifications & other special project worksProvide Design Engineering Production Support Liaise closely with external design partners / consultants & production to ensure a fit for purpose solution for all customer needs Provide real design solutions for bespoke / custom build requests Produce technical design drawings & technical specifications to aid accurate quotations, effective purchasing of products / components & for bespoke parts to be manufactured Engagement with all DFMA activities to optimise implementation of initial concept idea into production Carry out product testing to ensure the end solution meets all requirements set by the customerAttend supplier & customer meetings & any relevant trade shows / networking events Experience Required: Time served in a Design Engineer role within the sectors listed aboveExperience in designing high value complexed products Experience with Solid Works or Siemens NX or other CAD Packages A good understanding of design office procedures & regulations Strong commercial acumen Strong communicator at all levels (face to face, over the telephone & email) Interviews are to take place ASAP This role is commutable from; Corby, Kettering, Rushden, Wellingborough, Peterborough, Stamford, Rutland, Grantham, Raunds, Thrapston, Burton Latimer, Barton Seagrave & surrounding areas
This role would suit someone possibly working as a; Design Engineer, Engineering Designer, Design Office Assistant, Design Manager, Mechanical & Electrical Designer, Concept Designer, Manufacturing Designer, Production Designer, NPD Draughtsperson, Draughtsman, CAD Designer, AutoCAD Designer, Design Intern or similar

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