Design & Project Engineer

Location Daventry
Discipline: Manufacturing & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Contact name: Chris Chapman

Contact email: chris@boltonrecruitment.co.uk
Job ref: 1794
Published: 30 days ago

Design and Project Engineer

Permanent

Job Profile
Bolton Recruitment are currently working with this company who are looking for looking for an experienced Design and Project Engineer to help with their continued growth.
The successful candidate will assist with new and existing projects from initial concept, through detailed design, manufacturing and installation.

Duties:
* Work closely with the Engineering Manager to discuss application solutions and assess potential risk.
* Assist the Engineering Manager in interpretation of customer requirements.
* Attend customer site for site surveys where necessary.
* Produce detailed layouts in 2D (AutoCAD) and detailed models in 3D (Solidworks 2019).
* Create manufacturing drawings and BOMs.
* Collate technical files and create customer O&M manuals.
* Assist shopfloor with technical queries.
* Work with operations team to enable successful on time project completion to customer.

Skills & Attributes:
* Minimum 10 years design experience of conveyors and associated equipment.
* Food and / or pharmaceutical experience an advantage.
* Experience of a 3D design package is essential, ideally SolidWorks.
* A clear understanding and application of engineering principles is essential.
* Good knowledge of fabrication techniques including:
o Sheet Metal
o Welding
o Site Assembly
* Knowledge of conveyor types especially those used in food and packing areas.
* Familiar with stainless construction and hygienic requirements.
* Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications essential.

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
Location: Brixworth, Northampton