Design project engineer

Job Title: Design project engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 7122_1568910569
Contact Name: Ryan Kline
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2019 17:29

Job Description

Design Engineer

My client, a local engineering company specialising in structural welding is currently looking for a design engineer to assume direct responsibility for the 'hands-on' development and coordination of an effective design resource to meet the current and future demands of the business.

Responsibilities & accountability:
* Provide coordination, structure and leadership to all aspects of the design activity.
* Ensure all design work is completed within defined project timescales and budgets.
* Provide guidance and support to the design team from conceptual designs through to completed design packages.
* Issue design packages to appropriate departments in accordance with ISO procedures.
* Carry out design risk assessments and ensure conformance to latest standards and procedures.
* Support the procurement and manufacturing engineering activities
* Communicate directly with customers and suppliers and attend site meetings or surveys as required.
* Developments of the department to meet future demands i.e. continually raise the standard of the design resource.
* Maintain an awareness of company activities i.e. current workloads, projected workloads, manufacturing programs, customer feedback, etc.

Personal requirements
* Conscientious, organised, with excellent communication skills
* Ambitious self-starter with experience in original designs and product development - ideally within food, pharmaceuticals or automotive.
* Must have experience with CAD systems, preferably Solidworks and Microsoft Office.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.