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Design Engineer

Job Reference: GF/HQ00032520_1534162611
Location: Worcestershire
Discipline:/ Design
Salary Range:

£25.00 to 30.00 per Hour + ongoing

Job Type: Permanent

A leading automotive manufacturer in Worcestershire requires an experienced Design Engineer to join their team, this is an ongoing contract role.

Design Engineer

The Role: Working within our engineering design team supporting new product development, being a niche vehicle manufacture you will be involved in all aspects of the vehicle so a good overall understanding of vehicle architecture would be an advantage. A high level CAD Engineer is required to produce detailed CAD models for the vehicle so strong solid and surface modelling ability is a must. You will be required to work closely with the production team especially during new vehicle release; this will involve good communication skills, the ability to generate clear 2D drawings for manufacturing operatives, and to liaise with our supply base during the procurement process. This role also includes release of components so a good understanding of Smarteam would be an advantage but is not essential.

Skills Required:

 Proven ability to use 3D Design software for both solid and surface modelling.

 Knowledge of vehicle full systems packaging and parts integration

 Engineering knowledge to minimise weight and complexity whilst maintaining functionality.

 Proven ability to produce detailed drawings using 3D Software

 Good communication skills for vehicle cross-functional discussions.

Skills Preferred:

 Ability to use Smarteam PLM.

 Good understanding of manufacturing processes.

 Good Microsoft office skills.

Experience Required:

 Substantial hands-on 3D Experience experience, probably gained in an automotive environment.

 Substantial experience of vehicle packaging and component design using 3D design software.

 Substantial experience of producing detailed drawings in CATIA V5 or similar.

Education Required:

 Engineering Degree (preferably Automotive or Mechanical) or a substantial track record in automotive design may be acceptable in exceptional cases in lieu of a degree.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: £25.00 to £30.00 /hour

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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