Design Engineer

Technique Recruitment Solutions
08 Jan 2019
24 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Engineer

Our client is a leading equipment manufacturer of bespoke manufacturing machinery, employing over 50 people at its manufacturing facility in Suffolk. The business has grown significantly in recent years through its passion for its products and a desire to be innovative

Job Role

Reporting to the Design Engineering Supervisor, the successful candidate will be tasked with mainly VAVE and cost saving activities within the engineering sector, which will cover all engineering aspects of the companies range of machinery. Such duties will include but not limited to cost saving identification and execution of these projects, testing, completion of engineering change requests which include creation of drawings, creating and maintaining bill of materials, design and implementation of new products, production of technical specifications and drawings to professional quality, such as GA’s, pipework runs, flow diagrams, etc. using Solidworks.

The role requires a strong individual who can handle a multi discipline of tasks and prioritise accordingly, it requires a competent and skilled individual who can manage a heavy workload.

Key Role Responsibilities:
• VAVE/ Cost saving activities and monitoring savings obtained
• Completion of Engineering change requests
• Creation and maintaining of development BOM’s/ trackers
• Design and implementation of new products/ projects into existing range of machines
• Production of all technical spec’s and detailed drawings
• Creation of parts on the MRP system.
• Full engineering control of part revision and BOM revision.
• Documentation requirements for all parts added to drawings/ system
• Engineering support for all areas of the business
• Supporting and maintaining existing product range.
• Assisting with the production of technical file for CE marking new and existing product
• All other files required or documentation for directive or legislative requirements.
• Ensure tasks are completed to deadlines

Essential Skills
• Background in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or other appropriate discipline.
• Experience of 3D CAD systems (Solidworks).
• Solid understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerances
• IT literate - excel/word/3D CAD/ERP.

• Able to handle multiple projects/ tasks
• Decision maker
• Problem Solver
• Keen attention to detail
• Well organised & a good communicator
• Work well within a team
• A drive to improve and do things better.
• Confidence and the ability to work well under pressure.
• Proactive involvement and can do attitude

• HNC/HND qualified in appropriate discipline.
• Experience or Qualification in Solidworks.
• Experienced working within engineering.

The company offer a competitive renumeration and benefits package

Technique Recruitment Solutions are a specialist engineering & manufacturing recruitment company based in East Anglia

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