JOB TITLE: Mechanical Design Engineer /manufacturing/industrial/


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Crawley
Job Reference : 10278 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 07/01/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, life, health, holidays
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Mechanical Design Engineer £35-£40K Crawley The Role The role of design engineer is a fantastic opportunity for a forward thinking engineer to join a unique organisation at a time of substantial growth. The chosen candidate will join a team of 12 design engineers ranging in levels from the senior design manager down to a number of graduate employees.


Job Description

Mechanical Design Engineer
£30-£40K
Crawley

The Role

The role of design engineer is a fantastic opportunity for a forward thinking engineer to join a unique organisation at a time of substantial growth. The chosen candidate will join a team of 12 design engineers ranging in levels from the senior design manager down to a number of graduate employees. The role will involve assisting with the design of a number of systems using AutoCad 2000LT and Inventor software. The successful applicant will work within the organisation on projects that are essential for the future manufacturing needs of the client's products. The client has a multitude of different sites throughout the world and so on occasions you may be asked to pay a visit to a site located outside the U.K.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have previously worked in a design role with several years' experience in an industrial environment. Ideally candidates will have knowledge or experience with the design of product machinery such as conveyorised systems, packaging machinery, or other 3-phase machinery. Experience of design with sheet metalwork and electro/mechanical light machinery, special purpose machinery for mechanical handling processes (welding/ pick and place machinery / manufacturing line machinery / bakery machines etc), would be warmly received.
Recent experience of design engineering work (not just reverse engineering), and not solely project management of such.
An ability to provide practical and cost effective solutions to design change and modification for individual order requirements.
To offer creative thinking within cost and time restraints.
The ability to work on several projects simultaneously meeting tight deadlines.
A practical approach - working with our team of assembly and test technicians as required.
Good written and verbal communication skills - liaising with customers, suppliers, and client production staff.
Forward thinking and self-motivated.
Some travel in the UK and overseas is required. Applicants must have restriction free travel/visa documentation.
Candidates with an interest in mechanical/engineering hobbies - e.g. building models/vehicle maintenance/serious home improvements are strongly encouraged to apply.
Mechanical Engineering degree
Experience of AutoCAD 2000LT and above and preferably Inventor / 3D knowledge such as: Solid works, Solid Edge, Catia or equivalent
Client operational CAD system is the Inventor Suite - with 3D: Autodesk Inventor v2013 and AutoCAD v 2013 Mechanical desk top for older 2D drawings)
Autodesk Vault v 2013
Must speak fluent English
Foreign language ability - an advantage
The company
The company are a global leading manufacturer and supplier within their field, with a presence in Europe, the U.S., Asia and Australia. The company have just recently expanded their operations by opening a brand new purpose built site in Crawley, where the chosen candidate will be based.

The package

The chosen candidate will receive extensive training and support in the role. Candidates are encouraged to apply no matter what their location as long as they are able to immediately relocate to the South East if they successful in this process.
A starting salary of between £30-£40000 is available 28 days holidays including bank holidays, Pension, health and life insurance are also available after a qualifying period. All business expense that occur within this role will also be covered.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.


Job Keywords

Design, Inventor, Autocad, manufacturing, mechanical, factory, machinery, welding, bakery, three phase, metalwork, Cad, Solid works, Catia, Solid Edge, conveyor, Drawing,



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