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Design Engineer - West Sussex

  • Location:

    West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lody

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


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ROLE- Design Engineer
LOCATION- West Sussex
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £28,000-£30,000, dependent on experience
My client is a specialist manufacturer. They are looking for a Design Engineer to join their team in West Sussex on a permanent basis.
The Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Ideally ONC / HNC / HND / BTEC / NVQ / Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering, Product Design or similar
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar Design Engineering / Product Design / Manufacturing position
  • Previous experience in a similar role in a manufacturing environment
  • Be proficient using 3D CAD software such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks etc.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials – sheet metal, plastics, injection moulding, machining etc
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Proficient using MS Office
  • Excellent organisational skills and time management skills
  • Have the ability to work well alone as well as part of a small multi-disciplinary team
The Design Engineer role will involve:
  • Using CAD for concept design and producing technical drawings
  • Creating component and assembly models to satisfy customer requirements
  • Liaising with manufacturing providers
  • Producing the required documentation for design as well as project reports / plans
  • Updating 2D and 3D models and drawings
  • Inputting parts into the MRP system creating BOMs
  • Checking drawings for sign off
  • Working in a small multi-disciplinary team on varied projects
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.