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Design Engineer

Job Reference: GF/HQ00032148_1529069165
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Design / Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£33000 to 36000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A leading manufacturing company require a Design Engineer to join their team in Walsall. the sucessful candidate will be responsible for new product design to meet specification, comply with the relevant product standards and market costs.

Design Engineer

To develop new switchgear and control gear type products for Transport and Industrial markets. The successful candidate will be able to work with minimal supervision, be self-motivated, have the ability to translate a written specification into a product design, to communicate well and have a good understanding of electrical product application.

The successful candidate will be responsible for new product design to meet specification, comply with the relevant product standards and market costs.

Key accountabilities:

Provides CAD design input in line with relevant Design standards and specification, using CAD software

* Issues relevant BOM's, etc in conjunction with local procedures
* Prioritises work load of self, in conjunction with project team and project team time scale requirements
* Supports the product development and testing needs of the relevant design program.
* Integrates with the design team and design function to play a full and active part in the design projects, suggesting improvements and ways of accelerating the program and reducing costs
* Maintains the design documentation in accordance with C&D design standards
* Appraises self of relevant BS/IEC products standards

Other Duties & responsibilities: Any other duties that may be required from time to time within the scope of this Job Description and qualified by prior training or experience.

Skills / Knowledge

Must have a good 3D CAD design back ground - solid edge desirable

1 Mechanical or electrical design back ground
2 Plastic molding design and manufacture experience - desirable
3 Sheet metal component and manufacture experience - desirable
4 Must have small mechanism design experience
5 Microsoft Office applications

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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