Lead Design Engineer

Hunter Selection
45000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP50000/annum Fantastic Benefits package
26 Sep 2019
24 Oct 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client is a leading worldwide manufacturing company that is dedicated to producing high end products that's quality is recognised as second to none. Due to growth into various export markets they are looking for a Lead Design Engineer to join their Engineering team.

Role & Responsibilities:

• Responsible for researching, planning & developing new & improving existing design applications
• Preparation, production & modification of design schemes, calculations, BOM's & detailed drawings
• Complete projects within product development guidelines, including design for production and appropriate field service solutions to product performance requirements, costs & schedules
• Provide technical knowledge that will expand the use of Catia V5
• Provide full technical proposal responses against customer technical specifications
• Manage designs through to production and to customer installation
• Review incoming engineering change/design requests from customers
• Ensure that service requirements and included in all designs

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

• Essential to have a minimum HNC in Mechanical Engineering
• Desirable to have a Degree in Mechanical Engineering
• Use of CAD software - CATIA V5, Enovia, PROLaunch
• Ideally have worked in aerospace engineering
• Aptitude for problem solving & analysing data
• Solid understanding of mechanical engineering, physics, mathematics, metalworking & plastics
• Must have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar mechanical design role
• Must be a focused individual on delivery of project solutions to time/specification & cost
• Able to work to project deadlines & prioritise own workload
• Strong communication skills - liaising with design team, customers, production staff & projects

Benefits Package:

• Salary:- GBP45,000 - GBP50,000
• Hours:- Monday - Friday (Half day Friday)

• Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, 25 Days Holiday, Production Bonuses

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Emma Hardman

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
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