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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