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Design Engineer

JOB REF: DS3853

in DESIGN

Permanent Home Counties Circa £25k

About

Our client is a leading international retail interiors business, they cater to some of the largest retailers in Europe across offices in over 20 countries. Working with the largest blue-chip clients across a range of various sectors they deliver projects from design through to completion, from large national roll outs through to smaller projects.

Now looking for a Design Engineer to join their team, the successful candidate will spend their time turning a creative brief or concept sketch into an engineered solution through technical development.

Job Role

  • Produce technical piece-part, assembly and GA drawings of new retail display equipment in Solidworks 3D CAD
  • Function checking of prototypes, supplier samples and first offs
  • Participation in structural load testing
  • Assessing the structural integrity of suggested designs
  • Completing designer’s risk assessments, assembly guides, O&M manuals or any other documentation required for compliance with CDM regulations
  • Value engineering of existing designs
  • Challenge status quo on established products and practises
  • Engage other departments (manufacturing/purchasing/logistics/installation) as required to enable all facets of the company to be considered as part of the design process
  • Follow company design standards
  • Attend working sites and trading stores to assess equipment in the field
  • Attend working sites and trading stores to conduct physical survey and capture detailed information for the purpose of tender submission
  • Fill in a monthly company timesheet to enable costs to be allocated accordingly

Skills and Experience

  • Experienced user of Solidworks
  • Able to produce clear technical drawings, dimensioned and noted appropriately
  • Understanding of at least one or more of the following physical manufacturing processes: Mild Steel Fabrication and Timber production
  • Must be able to demonstrate experience of taking design projects from brief to delivery
  • Must be a practical person with experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Methodical and organised.
  • Problem solver with good attention to detail
  • Ability to discuss, articulately all elements of the design process with colleagues from different parts of the business, e.g. Factory and Sales
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships and achieve co-operation
  • Ability to work within a small team and with staff at all levels and with partner organisations, suppliers and clients
  • Use initiative to develop new and beneficial working methods
  • Be receptive to fast moving, challenging and rapidly changing and expanding operations.
  • Able to work under pressure in a calm and mature manner
  • Ability to multi-task and constantly reappraise timescales and priorities
  • Self-motivated and confident
  • Professional image
  • Commitment to the positive promotion of the company and high professional standards
  • Willingness to be flexible with working hours to respond to the needs of the business
  • Full, clean driving licence with some travel required

Benefits

There will be a salary of Circa £25k on offer for the right candidate.

To apply for this job email your details to rob@stracorecruitment.com

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