Product Design Engineer

Reference:

MM973

Sector:

Hardware

Salary:

£35,000 Per Annum

Town/City:

West Midlands

Contract Type:

Permanent

Date Posted:

16/08/2018 11:49:00

A UK leader in Fenestration Hardware are recruiting a Product Design Engineer to join their team in the West Midlands.

Working closely with the Group Design Director applicants will be required to assist with effective new product design and development. Liaising regularly with main suppliers throughout the design and production stages of development. Sketch initial design ideas, produce design specifications, including parts listings, costing’s, and production drawings. Modify designs to improve the performance and efficiency of existing products. Develop new ideas for products using design briefs or research to ensure competitive innovation. 

Candidates must be a hands on practical mechanical engineer with a high degree of technical knowledge (Engineering degree desirable). Have knowledge of manufacturing processes to include pressure die casting, metal pressing, fabrication, and extrusion. An understanding of injection, plastics, electro plating and finishing moulding. Candidates must have experience with CAD software preferably Solid Works and knowledge of Electro mechanical would be an advantage.

Occasional overseas travel will be required to supplier and customer production facilities. 

For more information or to apply please contact Martyn on 01543 897800 quoting reference MM973.