Date Posted: Wednesday 19 November 2014
SOLIDWORKS Recruitment Specialists.
Solid People are happy to be working with our client who is a world-class supplier of innovative product development engineering and technology consulting.
Due to continual success and growth they are now looking to take on a diligent and skilled mechanical design CAD draughtsman or technician who has experience of developing designs in industry standard CAD for production transfer. This is an excellent opportunity, the variety of work and career prospects that only a leading design and development consultancy can offer.
Main Purpose Of The Job
You will join their team of product developers in creating ground-breaking products and systems to challenging time scales. You will work within project teams to turn initial concepts into manufacturable final designs.
Although primarily responsible for the detailed design of polymer, ceramic and metallic components and assemblies, you will also be able to become involved in earlier conceptual work and later production support/liaison, depending on your skills and ambitions.
Type Of Work Undertaken By Group
The current division combines a broad technical skill set with industry-proven leadership to undertake projects ranging from innovative “proof of concept” technology demonstrators through to complete product developments from concept to market. Our client works across the broadest range of market sectors including:
-Industrial and Energy
-Oil and Gas
-Defence and Security
-Working with project managers, senior engineers and technologists to deliver excellent engineering design of components and assemblies, including both solid and surface modelling in SOLIDWORKS
-Carrying out production design, including production drawings, BoMs, manufacturing route exploration and cost estimates
-Engaging with clients’ production engineers or contract manufacturers to optimise designs for specific production situations
Your Experience / Skills
-Relevant experience in industry or consultancy, developing the mechanical aspects of products this could be for fully mechanical assemblies or the mechanical elements of an electro-mechanical assembly (such as electronic case-works)
- Excellent user of SOLIDWORKS for both Solid and surface modelling
-Experience of Design for Manufacture
-Proven experience of working on multiple projects at one time