Design Engineer

Recruiter
Kelly Services
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Salary
£25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client are a leading manufacturing business based in the North East of England. The company currently require a talented Design Engineer to join the business. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Design and develop innovative solutions both in sheet metal work and timber using 3D CAD packages
  • Project manage projects from conception through to engineering release/production delivery
  • Manage engineering change and non-conformance
  • Check engineering release packs for drawing/model inconsistencies
  • Identify existing designs where value engineering opportunities exist
  • Chair/participate in new product development reviews
  • Actively participate in developing the use of 3D CAD system standardisation and capabilities
  • Liaise with various departments throughout the company and suppliers to highlight and take advantage of value engineering opportunities
  • Undertake site visits and surveys as and when required (both in the UK and abroad)
  • Support supplier/vendor assessments for purchased components
  • Undertake additional duties as requested by the Technical Services Manager

Skills Required:
  • Degree qualified mechanical design engineer.
  • Ideally have previous experience of working with sheet metal.
  • Ideally previously worked with solid works.
  • Ideally previously worked with solid edge.
Salary:
Up to £35,000 plus benefits