Design Engineer

Recruiter
Interaction Recruitment
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
£36,000 per annum
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Design Engineer

Location: Leamington Spa

Salary: £36000 + DOE

Hours: 39 PW

Benefits: 33 days holiday, Profit bonus, child vouchers, free parking, rewards scheme

Our Client is a world renowned manufacturer of domestic and commercial equipment that is second to none in there market. As a Design Engineer you will be responsible for not only identifying new and innovative features and technical improvements but also working with manufacturing and production engineering in bringing new ideas to fruition. You will support the prototype teams to ensure that bills of materials, spares, data files and technical documentation and translations are in place to support the ongoing sales and marketing objectives. You must have a full understanding and good background of SOLIDWORKS or similar designing software experience.

Not only will you be part of an extremely successful product development team, there are further opportunities for training and development and excellent future prospects.

Responsibilities of the role

  • Capable of designing safe new products/features/ideas from concept to introduction on gas, electrical and dual fuel products.

  • Capable of creating, interpreting and implementing solutions for warranty related problems as well as cost reduction and value analysis proposals.

  • Capable of designing for manufacture to ensure minimum componentry /model flexibility.

  • Capable of liaising effectively with both internal and external suppliers.

  • The application of practical design methodologies such as 3D CAD.

  • Capable of liaising effectively with both internal and external suppliers

  • Capable of creating, interpreting and implementing solutions for warranty related problems as well as cost reduction and value analysis proposals.

  • Experience of development techniques including: FMEA, DFM, and DFA.

  • Key performance measures include the achievement of project tasks in line with timing, financial, and quality parameters.

    Qualifications and attributes

    Ideally qualified to HNC level in a relevant field you will possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills and will be comfortable working with a diverse range of people at all levels within the organisation.

    Minimum of 3 years within a dynamic product development environment using SOLIDWORKS or similar CAD applications

    Other personal attributes critical to success in this role

  • Achievement and Drive

  • Analysis and Judgement

  • Planning & Organisation

    If you feel you have the right skills for this position I urge you to click apply and one of our Sector specialists will be in touch if you are short listed for the position.