Senior Design Engineer

Recruiter
Zia People Solutions Ltd
Location
Halifax
Posted
03 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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We are seeking a Senior Design Engineer to supervise a small team of Design Engineers, which includes providing guidance assigning work and mentoring. They will also process design work associated with sales orders, which includes, general arrangement drawings, cross sectional drawings and the detailing of cast components and fabrications. Design work must be completed within contract timescales and with the highest level of accuracy.

Help ensure the department meets a number of key performance indicators and departmental objectives.

Central to the role is offering support for engineering projects (using VE/VA techniques) to design new products or optimise existing ones, this work may include managing the project itself.

The Senior Design Engineer will support the company’s Sales and Operations teams with technical information and design/drawing work.

Experience, Skills and Qualifications

* Previous experience of design team leader/supervisor would be advantageous

* Candidates must have a sound mechanical engineering background with several years experience in a relevant mechanical design environment.

It would be advantageous if candidates have experience of any of the following:

* Medium/heavy duty rotating equipment (e.g Pumps & Gearboxes)

* Experience using a major 3D CAD system. ideally Siemens NX.

* Fabrication design and manufacture experience

* A methodical approach to work with a high attention to detail to ensure the highest accuracy in their work.

* Must be team player with the ability to communicate at all levels across the Business

* Applicants must have a high level of personal integrity to protect the Companies Intellectual Property

* Practical use of Siemens NX would be desirable

HNC or higher in a Mechanical Engineering related subject

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