CAD Designer - Body Structures (Permanent or Contract)

Cattrell Hudson Partners Limited
10 Oct 2017
29 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently looking for a CAD Designer ? Body Structures

Reference No: J0011449

Job Title: CAD Designer ? Body Structures

Rate: Competitive

*Permanent or Contract

The Role:

*Body Structures Engineer

*To support the development of body structures for the company

*To support projects where assigned, developing body structure solutions which aim to deliver body performance targets which include weight, safety, NVH, durability and cost within the project timing requirements specified.

*These engineering solutions are to be delivered to a high quality using CATIA V5 GSD Workbench

Key responsibilities

*Design and development of body structural parts.

*Responsible for laying out initial schemes for BIW structures and joint conditions.

*Create 3D data using CATIA V5 and other Engineering development tools which meet company development timing milestones (GVDP).

*Cost and Mass control/management preferred.

*Develop lightweight, high quality, cost efficient body structure solutions which meet body performance targets, i.e. durability, crash, strength.

*Support the benchmarking of competitive vehicles for trend analysis, support vehicle teardown activities to collect component and system intelligence and report findings. There will be an expectation for knowledge of competitor practice, market and legal trends/requirements.

*Flexibility to support business trips in china as required is preferred.

Required Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

*15+ experience in body engineering.

*10+ CAD experience.

*5+ years Catia V5 experience.

*A good knowledge of mechanical, manufacturing and stamping design and processes.

Hours of Work

*The employee is required to work 37 hours per week, based on a working week of Monday to Friday.

*Monday to Thursday 08:00am to 16:45pm and Friday 08:00am to 12:00pm.

Excellent package and opportunity. Call Rachel Adams NOW on ************ or apply online.

Our clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 visas; therefore, only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply!

Here at Cattrell Hudson we pride ourselves on the service we offer to both clients and candidates. Providing the best possible service is mandatory to us, and this has helped us develop and grow our candidate base over the years. We see all of our candidates as individuals and always do our best to meet their expectations.

CH Technical Referral Scheme.

As part of our candidate attraction strategy we believe it is only right to thank those who point good people in our direction.

Dependent on the level of the role you could receive up to £300 if a successful candidate is placed in one of our live vacancies.

To recommend a friend or colleague simply email us their name, contact details and the type of role(s) and location(s) they would be interested in.

Terms & Conditions:

-If you are a limited company contractor or through an umbrella company, all payments are to be invoiced to Cattrell Hudson Partners Limited and will be paid within 30 days

-If you are a permanent employee, this will be paid as a salary bonus

-Candidates must not already be in contact with CH or on our database

-Payment is due only after a placed contractor has completed 26 weeks of the contract

-Payment is due only after a placed permanent employee passes the probation and rebate period

-Payment is only due on initial placement ? further placements are excluded

-There is no limit to the number of candidates you may refer

In the event of any dispute, CH Technical Recruitment?s decision is final.

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