Design Engineer

AKTON Recruitment Ltd
£30k - £40k pa + Package
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The company have a long history is designing and manufacturing award winning yachts and are looking to recruit a full time Mechanical Engineer to join their Design and Engineering team in Oundle near Peterborough.

The role will support all engineering activity on New Product Introduction, Custom Yacht division, facelifts, as part of the long range development plan and support for current models.

Key Elements of the Role

The role encompasses

- Function design tasks in order to deliver New Product Introduction, custom requests, facelift programmes and production support and other special projects.
- Tasks will include, concept design, furniture, GRP mouldings and general outfitting parts.
- Liaise with their design partners in Italy, engineering partners in Holland and their production teams to ensure fit for purpose solutions on new models.
- Assist in delivering solutions from the requests made through the Custom Yacht Division.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate

- Extensive experience with Solid Works or other similar CAD package.
- Previous experience of furniture design, preferably in the pleasure boating sector, with a good working knowledge of current design and manufacturing processes.
- A good working knowledge of design office procedures and regulations.
- A "can do" attitude combined with strong team working skills.

If you would like to apply for this role please send your CV and portfolio to Tom Ellis *************************** quoting the reference number BOATDESS8877