Design Engineer / Draughtsperson

Job Description

An excellent opportunity for a Design Engineer/Draughtsperson to join a six person R&D team in an established, successful business which operates from a modern production facility where there has been a high level of investment in processes, products and technology.

The Design Engineer/Draughtsperson will be responsible for producing approval and manufacturing drawings as well as  conceptual design drawings for the product development of new and existing products. You will work closely with colleagues in Manufacturing, Production Engineering, Technical Sales/Customer Service.

Applicants are required to have experience of 3D CAD software and must have a practical understanding  and experience of a wide range  of materials and manufacturing processes – any knowledge/understanding of castings, sheet metal fabrication, manual and CNC machining processes  and stainless steel fabrications would be a distinct advantage. Experience of creating Bills of Materials, parts lists, engineering change notes, etc is required.

You should have a formal engineering qualification and have the necessary communication skills to interact with colleagues across various disciplines.