Cab Design Engineer

Genesis Technical Recruitment Ltd
Hinckley, UK
19 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Leading off-highway vehicle designer and manufacturer are looking for a vehicle cab design engineer with proven experience in previous, similar design roles.

Our Client is a global leader in the design and manufacture of a range of off-highway vehicles and they strive to provide the very best in operator comfort, safety and ease of use.

You will ideally therefore, have experience of design ergonomics and have a good understanding of operator considerations.

You will design modifications to an existing cab design to adapt to specific needs.

  • You may have worked on vehicle interiors before and not necessarily just yellow goods.
  • Light fabrications, some moulded components maybe.
  • Installation of proprietary equipment in cab - controls, displays, seats, glazing.
  • Some familiarity with operator environment would be expected e.g. ergonomic principles.
  • Good interpersonal skills to work with vehicle test and assessment team, industrial design team and internal Cab Supply business.

The Role:
  • Will be required to organise 'cab clinic' sessions to gather operator feedback on evolving prototype design.
  • Cab design work will be split between sites and travel between sites will be required.
  • Some work may be required in the area of HMI and requirements capture.
  • Liaison with suppliers on component specification and fit for purpose.
  • Checking design meets the brief and internal and external requirements and documenting compliance where necessary.
  • Modelling of installation and components on UG NX 8.5, preparing drawings for release.
  • Design to cost and working with Cost Engineer.
  • Work closely with other design team members and with associated Projects.


Our prestigious and renowned client offers a competitive salary, bonus and pension scheme and relocation assistance where needed. Opportunities for personal development and career progression. 33 days holiday increasing with service to 38 days. Fully supportive of professional development such as IMeche, IET and CIPD.

This vacancy is only available to Candidates with relevant experience as detailed in the job description. Due to volume of applications, we are unable to respond to applicants who do not possess the required skills and experience. Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of industry experience need not apply.

Candidates must be authorised to work in the country where this role is located BEFORE making an application.

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