Design Engineer

Ambrose Recruitment Ltd
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We have the pleasure to work on behalf of our most presitge client in assistaing them to fill their current Design Engineer role.

Purpose of Role:

Work as part of the Design Engineering Team, producing designs for existing and new products. This could either be on Valves or Filters and Dryers or new business.

Key Duties:

- Duties will include, but not be limited to:-
- The interpretation of Customer Requirements from Customer Enquiries, Purchase Orders and Specifications to allow Engineering release.
- To ensure designs are accurate and conform to the required design codes (API 6A/API 17D, ISO 10423, ASME VIII, etc) and customer specifications.
- To perform stress and strain calculations to recognised formulae and clearly layout workings to allow colleagues to interpret and validate Design Data.
- Produce 3D Models, Engineering Drawings and BOMs to allow manufacture of components.
- Produce and update User Manuals for the customer.
- Checking of Drawings and B.O.M.`s.
- Interface with other engineering team members, departments and customers.
- Reviewing and Acknowledging Quality Plans.
- Reviewing every day queries with the Machine Shop, Assembly, Quality and After Market Departments.
- Attend a variety of meetings.
- Business Travel will be required from time to time.

Knowledge, Skills, Training & Experience:

- Mechanical Engineering ONC minimum (Ideally HNC or above).
- Be computer literate enabling you to develop your skills in the use of engineering software/programmes.
- Experience using Autodesk 3D & MIDAS NFX
- Experience of using an Engineering Database to produce B.O.M.`s.
- Proficient in the use of MS Office Products - MS Word, MS Excel, etc and the Internet.
- Ability to produce detailed design calculations using existing spreadsheets.
- Previous experience dealing directly with customers, preparing technical specifications and presenting proposals.
- Oil field well completion experience or knowledge would be beneficial.
- To have a good understanding of the materials used in the construction of Oilfield equipment.
- To have an interest in engineering and be able to demonstrate problem solving ability.
- Good interpersonal skills and to work well in a team.
- To have a Pro-active attitude with good communication skills.
- Work to high standards of quality, within a strong safety culture.
- You will be positive, outgoing and confident. You will be comfortable working under pressure, handling changing priorities, and using initiative to get things done.
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