Design & Development Engineer

WR Engineering
Sheffield, UK
14 Sep 2019
23 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Engineer / Design & Development Engineer required to join a manufacturer based in Sheffield. The Design Engineer / Design & Development Engineer will design and develop innovative and commercially competitive engineering products. You will be involved in research, creating concepts & prototypes, testing & developing prototypes, estimating, making corrections and requested changes, as well as providing support to the production process.

The successful Design Engineer / Design & Development Engineer will be proficient using Solidworks with a mechanical engineering qualification or apprentice trained.

Competitive dependant on experience
Pension - 5%
28 days holiday
Company bonus scheme
Mon-Thurs 08:00 - 16:30 & Friday 08:00-15:30

The role will be varied including, research, creating concepts and prototypes, testing & development and providing support to the production process
The production of and maintenance of technical documentation as required, including CAD drawings, costing data, design calculations, bills of materials, technical specifications, etc
Design and develop new products using Solidworks
Provide estimated costs for new products / designs and requests from the sales team
Project manage from initial concept through to completion
Design calculations / FEA & CFD
Design and develop modifications to existing products
Liaise with various engineering departments

Proven experience as a Design Engineer, R&D Engineer, Design & Development Engineer, Mechanical Engineer or similar
Technical qualification, ideally apprentice trained, HNC, HND or Degree qualified in engineering - Mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, automotive engineering, manufacturing & production engineering or similar
Excellent working knowledge Solidworks
Good understanding of design and engineering manufacturing procedures
Full UK Driving Licence
Must be commutable to Sheffield

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