Design Engineer

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Job Description

A leading manufacturing company require an experienced Design Engineer to join their expanding team, a sound understanding of manufacturing techniques is required. Mechanical Design Engineer Accountabilities and key tasks * Product design and continuous improvement of products to defined specifications * Investigation of new technologies, methods of construction and processes across the company's product portfolio * Transferring of existing 2D CAD data to 3D Solid Edge format * Generation of accurate and correct component and assembly drawings using CAD systems * Generation of BoMs to enable products to be released into production * Generation and preparation of all technical data, measurements, calculations and CFD simulations, drawings, dimensional sketches and technical data needed to release product to the marketplace * Liaising with external manufactures and suppliers for the purposes of agreeing and establishing specifications * Devising and implementing product improvements to realize improvements in cost price, manufacturing processes and product performance * Being proactive in approach and fostering good working relationships with colleagues across the business on a national and international basis * Identification of areas for improvement within the existing manufacturing process * Prototype construction and performance evaluation * Advising and consulting with sales, production and product management to develop customer-specific products * Creating and maintaining work instructions * Creating and maintaining assembly instructions for customers for both replacement and new products * Selecting, developing and improving measurement methods within the field Employee Specification & Requirements * Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Product Design or similar field * Strong and rigorous approach to design * Awareness of applying DFMA techniques * Good level of PC skills * Proficient in use of CAD software Company Competencies * Deliver Results - Agrees clear and challenging targets for self to successfully achieve goals * Innovative - Seeks new ways of ensuring customer comfort, whilst minimising energy usage and developing creative ways of managing air streams * Team Working - Finds out what information others need, proactively shares own knowledge and asks the right people for information relevant to their role * Decision Making - Is prepared to make the call and take difficult decisions within scope of own role * Critical Thinking - should be capable of balancing product performance against manufacturing, cost and function metrics