Design Engineer ??? Transmissions / Driveline using Creo

Up to 35.00 GBP Hourly + GBP0 - GBP35/hour Limited Company
20 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Job Description For Vacancy No: 232022T

Consultant: Tim Bees

Company Profile: Our client designs, test and manufactures large diesel engines for military vehicles.

Job Location: Shropshire

Job Position: Design Engineer - Transmissions / Driveline using Creo

Job Status: Contract - initial 9 months but potential to extend

The Role: There is an opportunity for a contract design position within our clients Engineering based in Shropshire. The engineering team has responsibility for supporting the facility's commercial and defence programs.

This role will report to the Design Team Leader and will be working on both new and existing military driveline programs.

Qualifications & Experience:

* A background in either engine, transmission or driveline design.
* Previous experience in a design engineer role.
* Working knowledge of 3D CAD software, preferably PTC Creo.
* Worked as part of a multi-disciplinary engineering teams and with suppliers.
* Good communication skills with the ability to build relationships.

Responsibilities: The incumbent will be based within the design engineering team and be involved in taking the design of military powerpacks, engines and transmissions from prototype through to production. They will also be involved in supporting the engineering change process for existing military products.

* Work with senior design engineers and product engineers to understand design requirements.
* Use design requirements to create sub-system and component designs within Creo CAD modelling software.
* Create and release drawings with the CREO and Teamcentre environments.
* Be responsible for presenting designs to the relevant functions on site.
* Creating engineering reports.
* Work with the Engineering Supervisor (design) and NPI project managers to ensure designs and drawings are released to the engineering plan.
* Support the liaison with component and subsystem suppliers during prototype design.

Basic Hours: Core hours 37.5 but more may be available (up to 45 if approved).

Hourly Rate: up to GBP35/hr Ltd Co