Lead Engineer

Bristol Industrial
£45000 - £52000 per annum
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Engineer (ETO) required for innovative, customer-focused manufacturing company, based in Clevedon
  • £45,000 – £52,000 per annum
  • Monday to Friday, 0800 - 1600
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Free parking on site
The Lead Engineer will report directly to the Engineering Manager - the Lead Engineer role exists to act as the lead technical resource for either a specific project, or to provide direction across multiple projects, providing guidance to Project Leads and Senior Engineers as circumstances require.

As a Lead Engineer your duties will be:

  • Leading engineering solutions for Engineer to Order products
  • Improving departmental processes in support of the Engineering Manager
  • Work independently on significant developments and provide appropriate reporting to the Project Leader
  • Owning and running development projects and activities.
  • Interpretation and delivery of customer specification
  • Lead HAZOP and design reviews.
  • Product design and development - creation of best practice guidance and training.
  • Direction and development of more junior personnel
  • Design calculations in support of design
  • Specification of equipment sub systems
  • Development of test specification
  • Type testing of equipment and subsystems
  • Support to Technical Review and Engineering Specification processes within the ETO department
  • An ideal Lead Engineer will hold the following skills and experiences:
  • Chemical or Mechanical Engineering degree or other relevant engineering qualification
  • Knowledge of Semiconductor industry or Chemical process plant or equipment would be beneficial.
  • Strong knowledge of product development methods and working practices
  • Understand key project deliverable and requirements and have the ability to report concisely to the senior management
  • Experience of FMEA, HAZOP, DFMEA and other design and risk analysis techniques
  • Function mapping of products and processes
  • Fault analysis techniques (8D, Fishbone diagrams)
  • Practical abilities to test equipment or direct such
  • Knowledge of design tools and Product Data Management (PDM, SAP) - 3D CAD
  • Understanding of Piping and Instrumentation diagrams and system schematics
  • Used to working in a multidisciplinary environment (Software, Electrical, Technologists, Marketing)
To find out more, please apply online with an up to date CV or give us a call on 0117 9294422 and ask for Bethan

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