Design Engineer (Automotive / CATIA)

Recruiter
Resource Group Worcester
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£35000 - £40000 pa
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Engineer (Automotive / CATIA)
£35,000 - £40,000 pa
South England

My Client is a leading tier 1 manufacturer within the Automotive industry.
This role is commutable from Southampton, Portsmouth, Salisbury, Basingstoke, Bournemouth.

The Role:

To undertake new and existing product design projects to ensure that fully developed cost effective designs are produced, to agreed time scales using CAD systems.

Responsibilities:

To raise agreed detailed product specifications prior to commencing work on a nominated project.
To originate product proposals for consideration by the Senior Engineering of new components and assemblies.
To regularly liaise with fellow designers to transfer best practice / improvements / concepts.
Maintain design drawings, bringing drawings in line with changes that have been made to the component tools, ISIRs or any other departmental request.
Technically assist the manufacturing engineering department during the building of prototype samples for customers.
Technically assist tooling and development departments with concerns arising from first shots of tools and moulding.
Ensure the design standards are utilised.
Technically assist the test and development function during component validation.

Requirements:

Experience of 3D CAD systems, ideally CATIA5
HNC Mechanical Engineering (minimum qualification)
Automotive or Aerospace background preferred
Experience of taking concepts to production
Ability to take innovative concepts to practical solutions
Component design experience
FMEA, DFM, DFA
Sound knowledge of the design of injection mould components
Knowledge of ISO14001/TS16949

To Apply: Please send your CV to - [Email address removed]
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