Design Assistant / Junior Engineer

£20000.00 - £27000 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Assistant / Junior Engineer permanent job based in Stourbridge.

Your new company
This established family run business in the Building Services manufacturing sector are looking for a design assistant / junior mechanical engineer to work from their office in Stourbridge, easily commutable from Dudley / Wolverhampton / Birmingham / Kidderminster / Evesham / Bromsgrove / Redditch etc. This mainly office based permanent job would suit someone who has worked in the manufacturing sector, ideally with relevant AutoCAD / Solidworks engineering experience.

Your new role
You will be responding to client or internal requests for technical drawings; this can range from producing simple 2D illustrative drawings of standard products, to liaising directly with major customers to design and produce complex systems requiring products from multiple production departments and external suppliers. You will be working extensively within Autocad LT and Solidworks and working closely with the Quality department to ensure compliance of existing products and developing compliance routines for new or modified products. It is expected that in order to progress you will need to develop an extensive knowledge of the entire product range to become knowledgeable in all aspects of the business, including spending a period of time spent working in production & sales.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be practically minded with a willingness to be involved in not only the office side of design work but also the physical fabrication of both prototypes and production units where required. You will need a flexible approach as your role will evolve & develop to suit the needs of the business. You will need an excellent phone manner & smart appearance to enable you be a point of contact for customers. You will need a high level of IT competency, ideally with experience of AutoCAD LT & Solidworks. Training will be provided & you will be working closely with a director as you learn the ropes.

What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity for someone with relevant experience in design, CAD, Solidworks or manufacturing / engineering to join a long established business where you can enjoy rapid career progression. You will be paid a salary commensurate with experience up to £25000 and 20 days holiday per annum.

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