Design Engineer (Automotive)
The Company: Do you like to design and develop exciting engineering products within the automotive sector but seek a fresh challenge within a growing organisation? We are assisting our client in their search for an innovative and dedicated Design Engineer to join their existing team. Ideally you will have some experience or a definite interest in the automotive industry. Candidates must have experience in Solid Works and ideally Catia V5. Job Responsibilities: - You will be required to work closely with the Commercial and Project teams to ensure new products/projects are delivered on time and in budget, whilst closely supporting your client base offering design support and technical advice. - Close liaison with suppliers will be essential to ensure products are designed for manufacture and meet all technical & commercial requirements. - Your key role will be to design new and develop existing products, producing both 2D drawings/3D models for parts & assemblies. - Design fixtures/tooling to aid in the manufacture of fluid transfer assemblies. Preferred Skills: - Educated to HNC level or above in Design Engineering. - Fully trained in Solid Works, and ideally with a working knowledge of CATIA. - A minimum of 5 years' experience in a Design role within a manufacturing company. - The ability to manage multiple design projects at once and deliver them on time. - Jig/Fixture & SPM Design Knowledge. - A working knowledge of TS16949 and automotive engineering would be ideal, though not essential. Working Hours: 8.30-5.30 Monday -Thursday and to 3.30 on a Friday To apply, or to find out more information, please click on one of the "apply" buttons Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.