JOB TITLE: Design Engineer

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Bury
Job Reference : 9164SM Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 01/08/2014
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £40000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

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Job Summary

Design Engineer Based in Bury Paying £30k to £40k

Job Description

Design Engineer
Based in Bury
Paying £30k to £40k

The Role
The Design Engineer will be expected to;

*Progress customer contracts by creating drawings for customer approval of specification and to facilitate manufacture
*Apply Design for Manufacture principles in creating GA Diagrams on current CAD software.
*Liaise with customers to obtain design approval
*Create detailed component and assembly drawings for internal and outsourced manufacture.
*Work closely with the manufacturing and purchasing team and maintain strict critical path planning
* Schedule and organise own workload to facilitate the efficient and on time manufacture of all contracts
* Amend drawings to reflect any changes made to meet customer requests or optimise the manufacturing process
* Ensure all final drawings represent projects and products "as built" thereby facilitating after sales service, supply of spares repeats and future modifications

The Candidate
The ideal Design Engineer will have;
Previous experience within a manufacturing environment
Previous experience within steel fabrications, seals, mixers or vessels would be of a particular advantage.
The ability to design products from concept to production, applying the principles for Design for Manufacture
Experience in design of complete products, components and modifications to existing products
Proficient knowledge of AutoCAD 2D software packages, 3D is desirable but not essential
Effective communication skills to maintain good relations with customers, colleagues and suppliers.
Backgorunds in pressure vessels, pumps, mixers or other machinery would be an advantage

The Company
The Design Engineer will work for one of leading suppliers of mixers, vessels and complete fluid processing systems in the UK. The company are enjoying a period of growth and as such this position has come about. They have the ambition to expand into new markets and services which provides an excellent opportunity for a Design Engineer, with the relevant experience and the desire, to take responsibility and grow with the business.

The Package
Paying £30k to £40k plus benefits.

Job Keywords

Design Engineer, Mechanical, Manufacturing, mixers, vessels, steel, seals, fabrication, CAD, AutoCAD, 2D, 3D, design for manufacture, ga diagram, Bury, Manchester, Ramsbottom,

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