A Design Engineer is required to join a well-established company, operating for more than 25 years. The company seeks a Design Engineer to join the Development engineering team to maintain a high level of competency and end product whilst pushing for innovation in design.
The Design Engineer will create designs for mixed medium packaging initiatives, from concept to production, through collaboration with cross-functional teams including on-site tooling manufacture, production, quality, and client communication.
A requirement to have progressive experience with CAD technologies ideally Solidworks to create 2D and 3D representations of packaging components as well as finished product, participation in project coordination.
Create annotated visual concepts, adhere to tooling specifications and customer requirements.
Convert concepts into prototype molds for sampling and tooling for production processing.
Coordinate with project team including operations, production and clients to resolve process challenges, mold or equipment details addresses differing information from concepts to actual design outcome.
Potential to meet with customers to collect specifications for an end product.
Determines process feasibility and development options, design reviews as well as evaluate 3D models and 2D drawings for new and existing products.
Create 2D and 3D drawings for products, prototype and production tooling, testing, and sampling purposes.
3 years of proven experience in thermoforming design activities
Progressive experience of using modelling software: 2D, 3D, Solidworks or similar CAD software
Engineering knowledge and experience with tooling design
Pattern/machine shop experience is preferred
Plastic Injection experience will be taken into consideration
Practical Knowledge of 3D printing is a plus
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelors' degree or equivalent qualification in Industrial Design with Packaging Design speciality or equivalent work experience
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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.