Date added: 28/01/11 | Permanent | Full Time | Engineering | Exeter | Dependent on experience
Reporting to the Senior Design Engineer, and working within a team of Design Engineers you will be responsible for the development of new products and design of any on-going modifications of products if needed.
Duties will include:
•Work closely with the Industrial Designers, taking a product from conception to creating a detailed engineers’ drawing from which the product can be created.
•Ensure that the drawn specifications allow products to fit together on the production line taking into consideration appropriate production tolerances.
• Liaise with Production Engineers who will advise on the best assembly method taking into account where the parts are going to be made or assembled.
•Liaise with Purchasing department for timely production of drawings for quotation from various suppliers around the world. Also conducting various product design cost exercises.
•Utilise all elements of Solid Edge to create an extensive range of materials and processes e.g. cast iron, aluminium extrusions, stone and glass. These materials are used to create some of the decorative parts of the product and producing drawings of these components is another key role.
To be suitable for this role you must have:
•A design engineer background and proven experience of working with Solid Edge.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Ability to demonstrate continuous learning
•Working knowledge of Microsoft office packages to intermediate level
•Be able to work to set standards and procedures in an ISO9001:2000 registered company
•Structured, organised individual who is able to prioritise and work on own initiative.
•Proactive self starter
•Ability to learn new skills and ability to grasp large amounts of product information
•An understanding of sheet metal fabrication methods and the various means of joining sheet metal together e.g. screws, rivets, weld studs, mig welding, spot welding etc would be useful although not essential.
Monday – Friday 9am- 5pm
Salary dependent on experience.
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