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R&D Project Design Engineer - West Ox

  • Location:

    Witney

  • Sector:

    Mechanical, Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £39000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

  • Contact email:

    callen@premierengineeringuk.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

  • Job ref:

    BH-84951

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-04

  • Startdate:

    2020-05-06

JOB- Mechanical R&D Project Design Engineer

LOCATION- West Oxfordshire

TERM- Permanent

SALARY- Dependent on experience (please advise what you’re looking for) plus benefits

My client designs and develops a range of equipment and they are looking for a R&D Project Design Engineer to join their business on a permanent basis in the West Oxfordshire area.

The Mechanical R&D Project Design Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering / Materials Engineering or similar
  • Be proficient with using CAD software - ideally Inventor but other programmes will be considered including SolidWorks and Creo
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Research and development engineering experience preferable
  • Have previous experience working within a similar manufacturing environment with good knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Have experience of product testing and have the ability to read engineering drawings
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team
The Mechanical R&D Engineer role will involve:
  • Working on both existing and new R&D projects
  • Being involved in building and also testing products throughout the whole design process so from concept to manufacture
  • Working on the design using CAD of new and existing products
  • Producing BOM’s as required
  • Reporting test results and proposing ways to achieve better results
  • Liaising with other members in the engineering department
  • Using Autodesk Inventor software
  • Being involved in helping to improve the company products
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.