Manufacturing Design Engineer

Galaxy Personnel
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role – Manufacturing Design Engineer role
Location – Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Working Hours – Full time – Monday to Friday
Salary Range – Depending on experience, between £30,000 - £34,000 per annum
Capacity of role – Permanent position.
Our client who is a well-established sub-contracting manufacturing company based just outside of Bury St Edmunds. They are currently looking to recruit a full time office based Manufacturing Engineer to support their production department.

Main duties will include but not limit to –

-Working alongside the management team on quotations and capacity planning and loading.

-Creation of 3D models and manufacturing drawings using Solidworks based on customer drawings and/or specifications. Also, creation 2D drawings using AutoCAD.

-Identify suppliers of materials and assign relevant manufacturing processes.

-Maintenance of our clients bespoke manufacturing system.

-Continual customer and supplier contact necessary to ensure smooth running of the production system.

-Work closely with production, providing support and relevant engineering documentation as necessary.

Qualifications and Essential Experience:

-A relevant qualification / apprenticeship in an engineering based discipline.

-Have at least 5 years’ experience in Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering.

-A good working Knowledge of Solid works 3D and AutoCAD 2D design software.

-Experience in manufacturing processes including:

-Machined metal and plastic parts and finishing detail using appropriate knowledge of material properties.

-Sheet metalwork fabrications using appropriate knowledge of material forming.

-Knowledge of small and large fabricated component manufacture.

-Good working knowledge of dimensioning drawings using tolerancing.

-Good communication skills, written and oral, including the ability to write detailed engineering reports.

-Good PC literacy; experienced using Word, Excel and Access.

-Knowledge of ISO 9001 would be advantageous.

Skills Required
Design, Engineering, Manufacturing, 2D AutoCAD, 3D Solidworks, Machining, Sheet metal, ISO9001

Design, Engineering, Manufacturing, 2D AutoCAD, 3D Solidworks, Machining, Sheet metal, ISO9001