Design & Development Engineer

The Future Works
28000.00 GBP Annual
09 Sep 2017
23 Sep 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client seek a Design and Development Engineer, excellent opportunity for a recent Graduate with one to years experience.

Reports to: Technical Engineering Manager

Education: HND or Degree level in Engineering
Experience:Experience within a design engineering environment

Job Purpose / Objectives:
*To work as part of the Engineering team to develop steering systems to suit customer driven requirements.

Job Responsibilities and Major Activities / Tasks:
*Design and amend steering systems and components using 3D modelling software, mainly Solidworks.

*Create detailed drawings suitable for manufacturing and assembly.

*Using FEA to influence the design of components.

*Liaison directly with customers/ suppliers and internal departments on a technical level.

*Some travelling maybe required to discuss projects, which may include foreign travel.

*Set up and running of sample testing, including technical report writing.

*Familiar with DFMEA's, APQP.

*Involvement with project management and advanced planning for production.

*Project management / Hand calculation for loads/forces/torque required

*Any other duties as required.

Major Companies / General Skill Areas

Below is a list of the key competencies required for this position:
*Qualified to at least HND or Degree level in an area of Engineering.

*Experience within a design engineering environment.

*Experience on Solidworks design software (although experience on other systems will be considered and training will be provided).

*Computer literate including Microsoft Office software.

*Full driving licence.

*Experience in FMEA, FEA and APQP, "hands on" manufacturing.

*Be prepared to work offsite when required.
This role profile is not intended to be exhaustive, the job holder will on occasions be expected to perform tasks and support the business as required delivering the business objectives identified.