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Design Engineer - Automotive

Job Reference: GF/HQ00031662_1522741148
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Design
Salary Range:

£30000 to 31000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A leading automotive manufacturing company require a Design Engineer with automotive design experience, the ideal candidate will have 2/3 years design experience in this sector.

Design Engineer

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

* Design components and assemblies for suspension systems from initial enquiry through to final production.
* Produce robust, cost effective designs that meets or exceeds customer requirements, within project time constraints.
* Generate and update design related APQP/PPAP documentation.
* Investigate and respond to production and manufacturing problems.
* Investigate customer returns, which have failed to meet product requirements.
* Support development engineers/technicians in the testing and development of the company's products.
* Input and maintain engineering Bills of Materials on the company MRP system.
* Provide engineering design support for both customer and supplier liaison.
* Comply with the company's quality system and procedures.

Skills Necessary

Good background in engineering with some experience of working in the automotive industry.

* Computer literate.
* Sound working knowledge of the design tools used by the company e.g. 3D CAD and FEA.
* Communication at all levels, both internal and external.
* Working knowledge of design practices used within the automotive industry e.g. FMEA, APQP.


Monday - Thursday 08:00 - 4:45pm

Friday 08:00am - 12:00pm

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