Principal Design Engineer

Reed Engineering
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Reed Engineering and Manufacturing are working with a global company in the South Yorkshire area.

Role: Principal Design Engineer

Salary: £ 35K basic plus bonus can be upto £72000, pension

An excellent opportunity has arisen for Principal Design Engineer to join the Technical team. The main role for the potential candidate is to support the Engineering team in the design of new recycling and reprocessing facilities.
The Principal Design Engineer will also be involved in trouble shooting and supporting the technical performance of the current operating plants. You will also be involved in supporting the development department to respond to large tenders (including method statement writing, OPEX and CAPEX models) and also innovative recycling projects.

Your principle responsibilities will be to:

Assist in the design of new handling/sorting plants for MSW and other recyclable materials that may arise.

You will be responsible from desk base design to project manage installing, so design/mechanical hands on approach is a must.

Support Sales management team in the submission to commercial bids

Participate to the development of technical solutions to manufacture products 

Project manage new install machines/processes

Monitor performance during commissioning and operational phases for new sites/processes

Monitor the performance of existing equipment and also provide technical assistance to existing operations.

Keep up-to-date with latest technologies, R&D terms

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

Engineering degree with a specialisation/Master degree in process and/or manufacturing design essential

Effective time planning and project management experience

Good understanding of materials tolerances and qualities

Hands on person with experience of on-site testing and research/development projects

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