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Senior Design Engineer

Job Reference: GF/HQ00032672_1536753811
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Controls and Automation / Design / Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£38000 to 40000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A leading manufacturing company to the transport and industrial sectors requires an experienced Senior Design Engineer to join their expanding team in Birmingham.

Senior Design Engineer

Job Scope:

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 / customized product design to meet specification, comply with the relevant product standards and market costs.


* Provides CAD design input in line with relevant Design standards and specification, using CAD software
* Responsible for quotations for tendering purposes
* Issue relevant BOM's, etc, in conjunction with local procedures
* Prioritizes work load of self, in conjunction with project team and project time scale requirements.
* Project management from initial customer order through to manufacture and customer approval
* 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 product standards

Education and Experiences

HNC/D and or Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

Experience in Mechanical or Electrical Design

Skills / Knowledge

* Must have a good 3D CAD design back ground - solid edge desirable
* Mechanical or electrical design back ground
* Plastic molding design and manufacture experience - desirable
* Sheet metal component and manufacture experience - desirable
* 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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