Electrical / Mechanical Design Engineer
My client is looking for a Design Engineer with a good knowledge of electrical design principles.
They are a small company with a focus on bespoke design in a number of different disciplines, and into different markets.
The company design and manufacture optical fibre products to the communications industry; electrical pre-wired boxes for highways; emergency lighting for highways; pre-wired communication cabinets for railways.
The Design Engineer will be responsible for the following -
Detailed engineering drawings (electrical and mechanical)
Design coordination and reviews
Product specs and testing
Assessing and liaising with sub-contractors
QA - ISO9000, ISO 14001
Customer visits and technical support
Testing and assessing externally sourced products
Arranging prototype manufacture
In-house assessment of prototypes
Ensuring that statutory regulations are kept up to date
Preparing samples as required
Assessment and implementation of training
Plant Maintenance & Calibration
The person will need to be very flexible and able to work in a small team.
Management experience is desirable but not essential.
Be familiar with mechanical engineering practises
The ability to deliver designs in very tight timescales
Enthusiasm is key
The ability to adapt quickly to our ever changing demands
Knowledge of IET 17th edition regs is desirable