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Design Support Engineer

Horizon Search & Selection Ltd

Mildenhall, Suffolk

Published
15-10-2018
Job ad details
Published
15-10-2018
Expires
26-10-2018
Job ID
329879540
Job type
Full-time
Permanent
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering, Media,Creative, Design

Horizon Search & Selection is currently assisting an established manufacturing company based in Mildenhall with the search for a Design Support Engineer. Working within an established technical team the purpose of this role is to support the Design Manager with the duties as detailed below.

Also to create designs and concepts for new products, with a view to progressing through the NPD process to manufacture.

 

Duties and Responsibilities to include

  • Preparation of engineering drawings to meet client specifications and to ensure products are value engineered at all times
  • Provision of technical support to other departments as required
  • Dealing with customer enquiries and offering technical expertise
  • Preparation of BOMs using the company MRP system
  • Working closely with the purchasing department and offering costings
  • Research and Development of new concepts and market trends to assist in the preparation of new designs, working with the marketing department as required
  • Preparation of innovative and practical design solutions for new concept
  • Attending trade shows worldwide to gain an understanding of new technology and trends in the office furniture arena
  • Assisting in the creation of prototypes
  • Providing relevant information to production team to assist in the introduction of new products into manufacture

 

Key Challenges

  • Obtain hands on experience of all manufactured products
  • Become proficient in Solid Edge to create effective design concepts
  • To gain a sound understanding of the office furniture arena in order to develop innovative and relevant products
  • Be able to give technical support without the support of other team members

 

Skills and Attributes

  • Strong IT Skills in all Microsoft Software
  • Knowledge of CAD system preferably SolidEdge
  • A sound interest in Engineering for Manufacture
  • A passion for design
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to travel if required

 

This position will include training in-house and also a series of short courses on subjects such as new software packages. Working hours will be Monday Friday 07:00 16:00.

 

This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate to join an established manufacturing company and build a career within Design Engineering. To apply, please send your CV today.

 

Due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis unfortunately we are unable to provide specific feedback on each application. If you have not been contacted after two weeks from the date of your application unfortunately you may have been unsuccessful. We strive to deliver an excellent service to all of our candidates and as such, should you wish to discover the reason you may have been unsuccessful please dont hesitate to get in touch with us on 01379 898474.

 

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Job ad details
Published
15-10-2018
Expires
26-10-2018
Job ID
329879540
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering, Media,Creative, Design
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