Senior Design Engineer - Valves - South Manchester

White Label Recruitment
From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My South Manchester based client is now recruiting for a Senior Design Engineer for their expanding design department. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a move into a small but expanding business with excellent growth and progression opportunities.

The company is are now looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with experience in Valves or any associated pressure equipment, ideally with knowledge in PD5500, ASME VIII Div.1 & 2, BS EN 13445.

Job Role and Responsibilities

    Produce 3D models and CAD drawings using Autodesk InventorGenerate BOMs and progress to generating technical specifications for sales orders (as required) after gaining experience as stated below.Enhance product range through R&D activitiesDesign and develop new test rigs and methods to improve efficiency’s on the shop floorLiaise with suppliers regarding technical, material, machining capability/processes and all other technical issues as required.Provide technical support to Purchasing and Production on live orders and help with the general improvement of assembly and testing methods and equipment to increase manufacturing efficiency.Contribute to the continuous improvement of the quality and effectiveness of the technical services offered to both clients and other departmentsHelp to generate new ideas to enhance the current product range through R&D initiatives Undertake any other reasonable tasks within your capabilities that may from time to time be required.
Technical Qualifications/Background 

    Degree qualified in Mechanical engineeringMinimum 5 years experience ideally in the valve industryKnowledge of ASME ANSI and other relevant industry standardsExperience of carrying out design calculations and design validationA proven track record of design and innovationExperience developing product rangesUnderstanding of process/system improvementsA flexible individual who is comfortable running multiple projects

The company are looking for someone with 5 plus years experience and will pay circa £40k.They are keen to secure an ambitious individual who is driven by self development. They are looking for their next leader in the department to come on board and grow with the company long term. If you are interested in the opportunity please apply now for immediate consideration.