Design Engineer - Automated equipment / Special Purpose Machine

  • Location

    Loughborough, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Automation & Robotics

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Scott McIntee

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Due to increasing business levels, this market leader in automated equipment design and manufacture require a dynamic Design Engineer.

Salary: Circa £40,000 negotiable DOE plus benefits

Suitable for: Design Engineer, Mechanical Design Engineer

The Role

The Design Engineer is required to provide bespoke special purpose equipment design to the customers requirements working on a project basis. The role is customer facing with the customer base being in a variety of industries such as aerospace and the nuclear industry.

  • Produce mechanical designs for advanced special purpose equipment using SolidWorks
  • Engineer functional, quality technical solutions.
  • Achieve on budget, profitable systems.
  • Communicate with customers to develop designs according to expectations.
  • Collaborate with operations manager, system specialists & technicians.
  • Collaborate with operations manager to review the performance of design outcomes.
  • Develop user manuals in line with standards set by operations team.
  • Respond to the direction of the operations manager, health & safety committee & other management and contribute to ensuring business effectiveness

The Person

  • Experienced in mechanical design with a background designing special purpose machinery, automated equipment, robotics or conveyor systems
  • Ideally a user of Solidworks
  • Customer facing experience
  • Enthusiastic individual with a strong interest in automated equipment

Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this highly desirable Design Engineer opportunity with a rapidly growing company.

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