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Design Engineer

Location Carrickfergus, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Published 4 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Huw Lloyd
Job Ref HL7_1548336966

Job Description

POSITION TITLE: Design Engineer

REPORTS TO: Design Manager


BASIC FUNCTION:

Design & development of products and tooling to ensure good manufacturability for an innovative, world class supplier of high quality, technically complex automotive components.


PRINCIPAL DUTIES:

1 Establish and maintain effective relationships with customer counterparts

2 Suggest improvement ideas to customers in good time

3 Support sales department to win business and get customer satisfaction

4 Assist tendering, component development redesign and into production

5 Assist the development, implementation and tooling process to launch new products with reasonable investment

6 Provide support to manufacturing to improve quality and productivity

7 Comply with all company health, safety, quality and environmental standards

8 Practice good housekeeping and safety procedures

9 Participate with team working, information sharing and continuous improvement programmes

10 Other duties as assigned


PERSON SPECIFICATION

Qualifications

* Third level qualification in an engineering discipline (degree, HND, HNC or equivalent)

Experience

* Previous design experience within a manufacturing engineering environment

* Well developed CAD skills (preferably Unigraphics, Catia or other 3D system)

* IT literate, proficient in MS Office

Skills & Competencies

* Good analytical and problem solving skills

* Good communication skills, both oral and written

* Good project management skills

* Ability to work effectively on own initiative and effectively contribute within a team environment

* Customer focus and teamwork skills

Desirable

· Knowledge of manufacturing and experience in the die casting industry

· Knowledge of continuous improvement tools/techniques

Interested Design Engineers, who meet the above criteria should forward a CV without delay via this advertisement. If you would like to discuss this Design Engineer role in more detail please contact me Huw Lloyd now on 02890 323 333.

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