Design Engineer

Recruiter
Mackenzie Jones Engineering
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
The organisation & role

A high end niche manufacturer based in the East Midlands are currently recruiting for a Design Engineer to support the business during a period of significant growth. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a high profile SME on some cutting edge projects.

This role has come about due to a number of new projects coming through, as well as general organic growth within the business. This allows the successful candidate to be involved in a number of diverse projects across the organisation.

The key accountabilities of the role will include:

- Work with the Engineering project teams on complex mechanical design projects
- Play an active part in problem resolution
- Work closely with customers in design for manufacture processes

This is a key role in ensuring the success of a number of key new projects.

A bit about you

We are seeking people with a strong technical background, excellent engineering skills and the ability to work flexibly as part of a team. Specifically we are looking for the following skills and experience:

- Degree qualified (2.1 or above) in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering, or other technical subject
- Demonstrable experience designing complex metallic parts
- A good understanding of modern manufacturing techniques and DFM
- Experience of failure analysis
- Experience working with Catia V5 would be advantageous but is not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join a growing company in a key position at the start of a number of new projects.