Design Engineer


£35,000 - £40,000 per year

Permanent, Full Time

5th February 2024

A leading manufacturer based in Bolton are looking for an experienced Design Engineer to join their team with immediate effect.

This is a globally recognised company that caters to a wide range of industries and is experiencing significant growth.

What’s on offer?

  • £35,000 – £40,000 per year
  • Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
  • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Free onsite parking

What will you be doing as a Design Engineer?

  • Generating comprehensive 3D/2D CAD drawings for distribution to relevant departments
  • Supplying timely and adequate information for the swift creation of Bills of Materials (BOMs) as needed for production
  • Developing a deep understanding of the requirements for the bender and laser, importing 3D models to the respective software and generating programs for shop floor machines
  • Collaborating with manufacturing to ensure timely production of necessary jigs and fixtures before the release of new or modified products
  • Proposing and demonstrating assembly sequences to team leaders for effective product assembly, employing a hands-on approach when necessary
  • Observing builders to identify methods for process acceleration, such as clearer drawings, improved assembly manuals, or enhanced jigs and fixtures
  • Evaluating requests for tooling that could enhance output
  • Conducting follow-up visits to assembly areas post-implementation to ensure smooth operation, address queries, and suggest/implement improvements for enhanced production efficiency and cost reduction
  • Creating routes and structures on the ERP system, incorporating associated data within a Bill of Materials (BoM)
  • Providing accurate technical advice as needed
  • Upholding the confidentiality of all department activities and refrain from disclosing information to unauthorised personnel
  • Maintaining an organised and up-to-date filing system

What do you need?

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Familiarity with Solidworks 2D/3D CAD/Bystronic Laser and Bend programmes
  • Basic IT skills

This is a great opportunity to join a thriving team that is committed to your development within the business. If you have the experience and skillset that we are looking for, apply now or speak with Gabby at KPJ Group for more information on 01457 861511.

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