Design Engineer

Lamonby Recruitment Ltd
United Kingdom
29 Mar 2018
13 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Lamonby Recruitment have an exciting new position for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join a fast growing, third-generation, specialist, design and manufacturing business based on the outskirts of Cambridge.

The successful Design Engineer will ideally have 5 years’ experience using 3D AutoCAD Inventor or similar and have worked incorporating sheet metal design. You will be required to prepare general arrangement drawings which will be sent to the client with the proposal and then to create manufacturing drawings once approved.

In return the successful Design Engineer will be offered a starting salary of £27,000 – £33,000 (Dependent on the individual’s experience and qualifications), Healthcare, Matched pension contributions of up to 5% of salary and 23 days holiday plus one day for each year of service up to 28 days, plus 8 public holidays.

Design Engineer Role

Run through projects with project managers & gain as much information as possible

Review external drawings / sketches

Review multiple documents to ensure that you have gathered all relevant information

Create model / drawings to company standards

Ensure that if the design changes, it has a quick turnaround time

Make sure that all manufacturing drawings are produced and approved in advance, to hit deadlines

Adhere to drawing control procedures to comply with our Quality Management System and ISO 9001

Role Requirements and Qualifications

5 years’ experience using 3D AutoCAD Inventor or similar

Incorporating sheet metal design

Knowledge of engineering materials

Verifying designs by engineering calculations

Knowledge of Parts lists; - Knowledge of illogic rules within AutoCAD Inventor

Hands-on / practical experience including Machining and metal fabrication

The candidate must be friendly and professional and must be able to work well within a team and autonomously.

5 GCSE’s, Grade C+, including Mathematics, English and ICT

Previous experience within the engineering industry using CAD systems, work focused with an excellent work ethic.

Design Engineer Package

  • Salary £27,000-£33,000 (Dependent on the individual’s experience and qualifications)
  • Healthcare
  • Matched pension contributions of up to 5% of your salary
  • Holiday entitlement 23 days plus one day for each year of service up to 28 days, plus 8 public holidays
  • This role offers a long-term opportunity to grow and develop with the business

If you feel you have the skills required and would like to gather further information about this role and other opportunities available across the UK, then please contact Adam direct on 02392 384650.

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