Design Engineer - Northampton

Melbreck Technical Recruitment Ltd
09 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Engineer – Northampton


Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related Engineering discipline

Type of Business:

Specialist Engineering - High speed rotating machines, torque measurement, test systems, development projects

Job Description:

Project manage commercial contracts from contract review to final commissioning, on time and to budget

Produce designs/ideas and work with others to create workable and cost-effective solutions

Identify technical challenges in projects and implement solutions

Produce technical calculations in support of designs either by hand or using software

Conduct and document design reviews

Produce project documentation e.g. specifications, test documentation and instructions to accurate and high standards

Able to produce 3D CAD conceptual designs (Ideally CREO was Co Create One Space Designer)

Creation of 2D CAD Drawings using software (Ideally CREO was ME10)

Drawing Checking and Verification

Administration of drawings both hard copy and electronic (Ideally CREO was Co Create Model Manager)

Creation and definition of parts and BOM’s on the system (Ideally SWAN experience or other MRP system)

Selection and specification of suitable equipment and suppliers and processes

Ensure that designs meet current legislation

Conduct meetings and design reviews in an organised and objective manner and document outcomes

Devise and construct test schedules

Conduct test schedules and document results. Present results clearly

Work with production throughout projects to effectively deal with corrective actions and reduce future recurrence

Provide timely after sales support to customers

Work in accordance with quality procedures and provide input to ensure procedures are up to date and workable

Identify cost savings

Training/presenting specialist knowledge to other employees/customers

Work safely and comply with all company safety rules

Learn and demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the company’s products

Work on short and long-term development projects both in managing, documenting and performing the project activities

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