Solidworks and AutoCAD Designer

Northern Employment Services Ltd
12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
In partnership with our client who is part of an international group of companies, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Solidworks and AutoCAD Designer to join the Technical Design team based at the Oldham site. This is an Initial 3 – 6 months contract with a possible option of a permanent position at the end of the contract. You will report to the Design Project Leader and be responsible for designing and working on a variety of customers’ requirements as well as being involved in new projects of which the team are currently working on. The Main Purpose of the Role: To be involved in the design stage of all the Company products including new and existing projects and exceed the expanding client base both UK and overseas. Produce accurate detailed drawings using Solidworks and AutoCAD programmes. Sourcing of any special requirements that may be required Produce detailed cutting lists for use of manufacturing the products and detailed drawing Packs. Overseeing the design through to the end of the manufacturing process. Ensuring that the designs shall be above all, safe for the end user. Liaise with members of the Manufacturing Team on a daily basis regarding production drawings and Technical information. Required Experience: Mechanical Engineering Design background with AutoCAD experience. Experience of Solidworks design software Experience in creating Bill of Materials (BOM) an advantage. Understanding of Manufacturing processes. Experience of working within a busy design team. Microsoft Excel, Office 365. Person Profile Excellent communication skills both face to face and on the telephone. Strong attention to detail Excellent Organisational skills This position is available with an immediate start and we regret to inform you that only short listed candidates will be contacted