Graduate Product Engineer

University of Staffordshire
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Unitemps have an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Product Engineer for a manufacturing company in Stone.

The right candidate will be required to Engineer new or existing products to make the most efficient use of the skills and machinery in-house or specialist sub-contractors to deliver repeatable production within the assigned budget.

This is a 12 week Graduate Paid Internship with a view to becoming permanent at the end of the 12 weeks.

Duties and responsibilities

Engineering & communication of agreed manufacturing methods for products. Assistance with estimating, where required, by researching costs of new, manufactured products or sub-assemblies. Ability to work within CAD software to produce manufacturing drawings with relevant detail for cutting lists, manufacturing techniques & fixings. Liaising with sub-contractors over detail for drawings where required. Provide detailed standard operating procedures to support detailed drawings. Liaising with Planning team to assist in planning accuracy

Skills and experience

BA Hons in Product Design or Engineering.
Highly skilled in the use of CAD software (AutoCAD desirable).
Good IT skills with knowledge of the Office suite

Behavioural Attributes:

Personal values, beliefs, attitudes and behaviours are very important to this company. The right person will be able to demonstrate the ability to work calmly, effectively and accurately in the exciting but challenging and pressured environment of contract furniture. Excellent communication skills.
Professional manner, appearance and attitude are a must.
To be resilient and positive with a "can do" attitude.
A flexible and co-operative approach (e.g. towards tasks undertaken and overtime)
A strong team ethos

Additional information

They have developed an enviable reputation for their ability to manufacture and install high quality products for leading restaurants, leisure brands, hotels and bars and are also looking to expand into new areas.
Extremely well respected within the industry and work with some fabulous well known national and international brands, and therefore all hires are crucially important to them. This company is a great place to work, a with a big team ethos and decent values. They have a string record of growth and are looking to continue this.