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Design Engineer

JOB REF: DS3736

in DESIGN

Permanent North East Circa £30k

About

Our client is an international leader in the design, manufacture, installation and project management of retail displays, and has seen consistent growth over several decades. Working with several blue-chip companies, high street retailers and architects, they provide innovative products, services and solutions while exceeding expectations with their quality and value.

Now looking for a proactive Design Engineer to join their dynamic team. The successful candidate will have previous experience of designing sheet metal, timber and acrylic products and the ability to design and develop innovative shelving solutions using these materials.

Job Role

  • Drive NPD projects through the business from conception through to engineering release and subsequent support for production delivery
  • Responsible for implementation of all required manufacturing information including Bills of Materials/Production Routings/Work instructions relating to new product introduction
  • Carry out costing estimation activities and participate in tender cost analysis to ensure competitive bids are submitted and subsequent products are designed and implemented to submitted cost
  • Lead and participate in design reviews to ensure current and future products are robust Design For Manufacturing and value engineering ideas are realised in a timely manner
  • Project manage the manufacture of engineering prototypes/customer samples through the research and development department/factory
  • Manage engineering change and non-conformance
  • Check engineering release packs for drawing/model inconsistencies
  • Identify existing designs where value engineering opportunities exist
  • Influence by “v” manufacture decisions
  • Chair/participate in new product development reviews
  • Chair/participate in various meetings; internally, with suppliers and customers
  • Actively participate in developing the use of 3D CAD system standardisation and capabilities
  • Research new technologies that would benefit the business
  • Liaise with various departments throughout the company and suppliers to highlight and take advantage of value engineering opportunities
  • Manage own workload/reallocation of work as requested by the Technical Services Manager
  • Undertake site visits and surveys as and when required (both in the UK and overseas)
  • Support supplier/vendor assessments for purchased components
  • Undertake additional duties as requested by the Technical Services Manager

Skills and Experience

  • A 2.1 or above in a relevant degree (or equivalent)
  • Mechanical design engineer or industrial design
  • Competent in the use of 3D design packages (such as Solid Edge, or similar)
  • 3d rendering experience would be an advantage (3Ds Max or similar)
  • Self-motivated with a positive outlook with an enthusiastic and friendly approach
  • Creative copy writing skills

Benefits

There will be a salary circa £30k on offer for the successful candidate.

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

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