Design Engineer CAD

Candour Talent Ltd
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client in the South Wales area are looking for an experience Design Engineer to evaluate and improve new products that include mechanical, electrical and electronic designs.


Working with the Senior Project Engineers to complete interrogate CAD models, develop and detail engineering drawings including dimensions, tolerancing and special characteristics

Specific Duties:

  • Working with CAD programmes to receive, read, prepare and transmit data files checking
  • accuracy and validity of data.
  • Design, own and deliver concepts as required into production
  • Create drawings
  • Complete the required Bill of Materials for loading onto computer network
  • To support the enquiry and estimating process at the quotation stage advising on
  • technical implications prior to the product being quoted
  • To be involved in PFMEA and DFMEA aspects within vehicle programme
  • Liaise with the customer, suppliers and relevant team members at all times during
  • enquiry, new product introduction and initial manufacture phases
  • To assist in assessing feasibility on new business opportunities
  • Design and have manufactured production process or Go / No-Go jigs and fixtures as
  • required
  • To assist in the preparation and liaison of graphics

Key Requirements of the Candidate:

  • A technical background gained within the Automotive supply chain arena
  • Experience of working with Catia V5 is required
  • A Mechanical Engineer by background ideally from an automotive component sector
  • supplying into OEM & tier companies having exposure to customer and supplier
  • This is a hands on role where the individual will be responsible for completing CAD.
  • Ideally from an injection moulding, stamping, chemical finishing or electrical / electronic
  • environment


  • To understand and work within the business Quality system TS 16949
  • To understand and work within the business Environmental system ISO14001


  • To work within the companies Health & Safety Policy
  • To maintain a clean and tidy work environment

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fantastic company, if this role sounds like you then call me today on or .