Design Engineer

Forbes HR Limited
West Sussex
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Design Engineer

Location: West Sussex

Term: Permanent or on-going Contract

Remuneration: £Negotiable Basic Salary & Benefits or Hourly Rate

Our Client; a truly global leader in the manufacture of Specialist Vehicles and Survivability systems require an experienced Design Engineer to work on seating and armouring packages. The role is immediately available on a permanent or contract basis offering, albeit a negotiable basic salary, that includes a comprehensive benefits package for a permanent member, or in the case of a contractor, a potentially flexible hourly rate.

Reporting to the Lead Design Engineer, the responsibilities will include:

-To assist the Lead Design Engineer and/or Senior Design Engineer in the delivery of project/product line requirements.

-Solid modelling and detailing of products using SolidWorks.

-Control of Bill of Materials (BoM), CAD Models and Engineering Drawings.

-Engineer to all appropriate product targets, e.g. cost, weight, strength, etc.

-Assist in the generation of and deliver to project timing.

-Ensure appropriate material selection.

-Ensure manufacturing feasibility of product designs.

-Work in accordance to ISO9000 procedures.

Desired Experience and Qualifications:

-Ideally possessing a Mechanical Engineering Degree, however, time served experience would also be accepted.

-Chartered engineer or working towards chartered engineer status is preferable.

-Experience working within a Automotive, Aerospace or Defence Engineering / Manufacturing environment.

-Experience working within a low/medium volume production environment.

-Concept creation/development, detailed design (components/assemblies), and engineering drawing.

-Able to create models and engineering drawings using 3D CAD Design package, ideally SolidWorks.

This position offers a fantastic and rare opportunity to work for a leading well established global Specialist Vehicle Manufacturer; so if interested and you have the relevant experience, we need to hear from you now?

Please APPLY by contacting Jason Seed DipRP DipRSA FIRP, Director of Forbes HR Ltd on ************ or by emailing a copy of your C.V. for review to ******************.

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