Design Engineer

Recruiter
GPW Recruitment
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Sep 2019
Closes
28 Sep 2019
Ref
1261861537
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a technology-driven firm & currently has an immediate opening for a Design Engineer. The Design Engineer will be responsible for carrying out the duties of the Engineering department, including design, research, prototyping, engineering documentation, estimating and process improvement. The successful candidate will report directly to the Lead Designer and collaborate with design/purchasing and shop/assembly teams on design projects. This an excellent opportunity to work in a friendly work environment with a team that is dedicated and passionate about innovation.

Design Engineer responsibilities:
* Use specialised software to create models and drawings of products
* Research new materials and methods of development
* Organize and maintain existing engineering records
* Construct prototypes and confirm designs with design/purchasing team
* Perform physical testing on engineering prototypes
* Ensure components and assemblies adhere to applicable industry and business standards

Required skills
* Degree in Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering or related field
* 3+ years' experience in mechanical design
* In-depth knowledge of SolidWorks 3D CAD software
* Knowledge of SolidWorks PDM (Checking in & out of Vaults)
* Knowledge of bearings & liner slide assemblies.
* Knowledge of metal fabrication processes
* Understanding of current cutting tool technology
* Impeccable attention to detail
* Ability to plan, schedule, coordinate and problem solve effectively

If you are interested in the role, please apply now

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