Chief Design Engineer

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Evesham
Salary
£40,000 per annum
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Chief Design Engineer / Mechanical Design / CAD

Chief Design Engineer / Mechanical Design / CAD

Salary: £40,000 to £45,000

Hours: Mon to Friday 8am to 4.30pm

Location: Evesham, easily commutable from Bristol , Gloucester , Stroud , Tewkesbury, Cirencester , Swindon, Cheltenham

Duration: Permanent

Benefits: Contributory pension, life assurance, free parking

Highly successful multi-million pound turnover manufacturing company have created a new role in response to significant and sustained increase in business and new product introduction.

The Company have an exceptionally well recognised range of products distributed throughout the UK and Europe and are regarded as technical leaders in their field. They are currently seeking a Chief Design Engineer, responsible for the entire design function to include creative/ bespoke functions.

This is a very interesting and rewarding role which will include the following duties:

  • Designing products or modifications using CAD - SolidWorks ideally although experience in a similar system is acceptable. All designs require compliance to ISO standards
  • Leading a small team of designers and managing workflow, delegating projects etc in an efficient manner. Prioritising workflow and checking design output's functionality.
  • Maintaining complete documentation control including CAD modelling, drawings, accurate BOM's and product specifications.
  • Utilise significant knowledge of general mechanical systems, hydraulics and electrical systems
  • Assist in new product testing and evaluation
  • Budgetary control of the department.
  • Efficient liaison and monthly reporting within the management structure.

You should ideally have a degree in mechanical engineering (or comparable) however experience leading a design team/function is the overriding factor. You should be a confident Manager able to coordinate/prioritise a busy workload. You should have excellent knowledge of hands-on design. The role leans towards the mechanical side however does also integrate electrical systems also.

In return you will be provided with sound product and company systems training and support.

Please forward your CV in confidence or call for further detail.

Cordant People is an equal opportunities Employer.

Chief Design Engineer / Mechanical Design / CAD

Salary: £40,000 to £45,000

Hours: Mon to Friday 8am to 4.30pm

Location: Evesham, easily commutable from Bristol , Gloucester , Stroud , Tewkesbury, Cirencester , Swindon, Cheltenham

Duration: Permanent

Benefits: Contributory pension, life assurance, free parking

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.