Senior Design Engineer

Location: Exeter, Devon
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH1602_1605616252
Contact Name: Guy Allen
Expiry Date: 2020-12-17


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Permanent
Location: Exeter
Hours of work: 37.5 hours Monday to Friday
Salary: Negotiable and dependent on experience
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Senior Design Engineer to work within a global manufacturing and distribution company at their site based in Exeter.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Mentoring Design Engineers.
  • Deputising for Head of Engineering
  • Work closely with the Commercial & Project teams to ensure new products/projects are delivered on time and in budget.
  • Directly look after key OEM accounts, offering on site Design support & technical advice.
  • Work closely with Manufacturing & Production teams to ensure Products & Processes are designed for manufacture.
  • Work to and assist in improving Design office procedures in line with IATF16949
  • Work closely with our suppliers to ensure products are designed for manufacture & meet all technical & commercial requirements.
  • Design of new & existing products, producing both 2D drawings/3D models for parts & assemblies.
  • Design fixtures/tooling to aid in the manufacture of fluid transfer assemblies.



Experience, attributes & skills sought:

Educated to HNC level or above in Design Engineering
Fully trained in Solidworks.
Working knowledge of CATIA.
A minimum of 5 years' experience in a Design role within a manufacturing company (ideally Automotive, Aerospace, or Marine).
Knowledge of Fluid Transfer systems would be a distinct advantage.
Experience working in a 1st tier Automotive supplier would be an advantage.
The ability to manage multiple projects at once & deliver them on time.
Jig/Fixture & SPM Design Knowledge.
A working knowledge of IATF16949

Closing date is 17th December 2020
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