Date Posted: Wednesday 26 November 2014
SOLIDWORKS Recruitment Specialists.
Solid People are happy to be working with our client who is a successful innovation partner focused on creating value for our clients by transforming new ideas, design and technology into commercial success.
Working within our client’s multidisciplinary teams on major development projects, you will be responsible for developing mechanical designs for a range of products and processes in the consumer, healthcare, industrial and energy sectors. Your challenge is to solve some of the most intractable of our client’s customers’ problems. In return your ingenuity will be rewarded with the satisfaction of seeing your ground-breaking new creations launched in the market, making a real difference whilst receiving an excellent benefits package.
With our client’s offices in a beautiful rural location, our client offer an exciting and challenging working environment where development timescales are short and the specifications demanding but rewarding. An excellent opportunity to join a technical consultancy that’s exciting and going places!
Your Experience / Skills
-A good understanding of Design for Manufacture and Assembly including typical manufacturing processes, eg injection moulding, CNC machining, sheet metal
-An in depth knowledge of SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD gained through working on several intricate CAD projects
-A strong knowledge of solid and surfacing modelling
-An understanding of 2D tolerance/engineering drawing
-Strong creative and technical abilities in many of the following areas: Concept generation; System level design; Engineering analysis and detail design; Prototyping and lab testing; Materials selection; Design for high reliability;
-Preferable experience in one of the following environments: technical / design consultancy; technology start-up; new product development department
-Strong drive to rapidly absorb and develop further technical, project leadership, and sales skills
-Attention to detail essential
-A team player but also able to work unsupervised
-Bright, conscientious and creative with an ability to demonstrate a hobby or interest with a practical or technical relevance
-Degree or an HND in Mechanical or Industrial Design
If you are interested in applying for this job or would like to find out more, please send CV along with introductory email identifying this position to the contact details below: