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Design Engineer

Hitchin, Hertfordshire
£40,000 to £50,000
Job Type
21 Sep 2022
My client in Hitchin is looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join their very successful yet growing business. You will be working within a team of 5 and be responsible for managing projects relating to the design and development of new and existing products. You will also be providing support to the operations side of the business for new process introduction, improvements, and quality issues. What you will do: Contribute to new design concepts and the development of existing products. Manage internal and external testing / qualification programmes. Manage 3rd party certification programmes. Support to the development of product roadmaps. Provide support to the Operations team for our continuous improvement program. Identify new process technologies, relevant to improvement of our products and processes. Support the creation and maintenance of routings on our MRP business system. Contribute to the implementation and maintenance of standardised design methodologies. Provide support to the development and introduction of new products and processes into the business. Provide training and technical support to the sales team. Design of jigs, fixtures and tooling to support new and existing products What you will need: Proficient with Solidworks Basic understanding of an MPR business system would be useful Experience of product design and development Self-driven with a clear focus on quality Natural forward planner Excellent communication skills In return: 40-50K DOE 23 days holiday, plus Bank Holiday, plus extra leave over Christmas and New Year Attractive pension scheme Life insurance Parking Accommodating, approachable company Sick pay For a full job description and to talk in more detail please contact us and apply within
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  • Job Reference: 718109149-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hales Group
    Hales Group
  • Location: Hitchin, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent