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JOB DESCRIPTION

STRUCTURAL DESIGN ENGINEER IN STAFFORDSHIRE

Location Type Salary
Staffordshire Permanent £40k - £45k + Exc Bens
  • Reference: 008620
  • Contact: Natalie Dass
  • Tel: 0121 230 1070

Senior Structural Design Engineer (Specialist Vehicles/Off Highway Machinery) with strong engineering skills to help to grow and evolve the product range, develop innovative designs of new products and maintain the highest possible level of reliability. You will join a highly focused, passionate expanding team with future opportunities.

Our Client is a truly world class, family owned business. They are proud of their achievements and recognise that future growth and success is shaped by the ambition of the team. If you are looking for a career with a business where people really count, look no further.

Senior Structural Design Engineer Role:

• Drive structural expertise.
• Lead structural reviews for all projects.
• Create innovative design concepts, GA`s and drawings for new designs, VAVE work, and solutions to field issues on current and new products.
• Preparation of technical specifications and bills of materials.
• Produce engineering calculations to substantiate engineering decisions.
• Prepare, update, check and authorisation of design control documents such as Engineering change notes timing plan, cost estimation, etc.
• Ensure products are designed for cost and manufacture whilst meeting all customer requirements.
• Maintaining Engineering sign-off documents such as TCF / DVPSOR.
• Day to day running of projects and supervision of any engineers allocated for project work and the Indian Design Centre.
• Design of Attachments / Light equipment/ subsystems such as fabricated structures, hydraulic circuits and electrical.
• Selection and specification of components and materials including cast iron / steel, rubber and plastics.
• Experience of working in a manufacturing environment. Knowledge of the types of different manufacturing processes and supply chain used in the production of construction or similar equipment.
• Hands-on prototype build support and test / development.
• Problem analysis and proposal of design solutions.
• Analysis, reporting and presentation of test results.
• Liaison with internal / external customers & departments.
• Assume responsibility for given projects.

Senior Structural Design Engineer Requirements:

• Strong engineering background and an Engineering Degree or equivalent experience.
• Have extensive proven experience as a lead engineer in product engineering design, operating in 3D CAD environment (preferable ANSYS / Unigraphics NX)
• Be able to demonstrate a previous success, a high level of commitment, flexibility and enthusiasm as well as a sense of urgency and ownership of projects
• Proven working knowledge of mobile equipment design and development practice.
• Knowledge of PLM / Teamcenter would be an advantage.
• Working knowledge of failure investigation and root cause analysis - 8D. DFMEA.
• Skilled in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
• The ability to communicate clearly, interfacing with other members of the team including Indian Design Centre, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Service and Marketing is a pre-requisite.
• Travel on business may be required periodically.

Benefits:

Our client offers a competitive salary, bonus and pension scheme, Healthcare and relocation assistance where needed. Opportunities for personal development and career progression. 33 days holiday increasing with service to 38 days. Fully supportive of professional development such as IMeche, IET and CIPD.

Applications:

This vacancy is only available to Candidates with relevant experience as detailed in the job description. Due to volume of applications, we are unable to respond to applicants who do not possess the required skills and experience. Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of industry experience need not apply.

Candidates must be authorised to work in the country where this role is located BEFORE making an application.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Natalie Dass natalie@gentecrecruit.co.uk