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    £45000 - £50000 per annum

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    Holly-Blue Concannon

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    8 months ago

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Senior Design Engineer 
£45,000 - £50,000 

My Clients are currently looking for a Senior Design Engineer to join their excellent Design team based in Tameside. The company are acknowledged world-specialists in combustion technology for a wide range of customers and industries. The ideal Design Engineer would be responsible for the design of mechanical components and systems utilising SolidWorks, AutoCad Plant 3D & NAVISWORKS software and a working knowledge of mathematics, physics, and fabrication techniques.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Propose, design, and detail engineering solutions
  • Attend site visits for verification/measurement to produce general arrangement/proposal drawings
  • Interpret technical requirements of customer specifications and co-ordinate and manage all aspects of each project from development through to production
  • Assist in procurement by providing technical specs for the in-house buyers and provide fabrication drawings to sub-contractors.
  • Support the Projects and Works departments to ensure all components fit together smoothly and efficiently ensuring compliance with industry regulation
  • Carry out investigations into a range of problems or issues and develop and prepare solutions individually, or as a member of a team
  • Collaborate with the wider company to continually look for improvement opportunities
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities Continual evaluation of the department’s functions to identify areas of potential improvements in efficiency. Design and implementation of change to achieve benefits of identified improvement opportunities.

Supervisory Responsibilities Responsible for supervision of up to 6 employees.. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees, planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems

Key Skills and Qualifications
  • Ideally degree qualified in an engineering subject
  • Proficient in Autocad as well as a 3D modelling package, preferably SolidWorks and/or NAVISWORKS.
  • Strong interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Fluent in English to a very high standard and possess strong communication skills, as liaison with clients and colleagues is a large focus within the job.
  • Additional languages an advantage
  • Organised and possess a high level of administration ability to effectively manage Documentation.
  • Experience in an ISO9001 compliant environment or equivalent an advantage 
Please feel free to give me a call regarding this vacancy for yourself or anyone who may be interested - As i offer up to £500 for any successful referral placed. 
Holly-Blue Concannon