job / design engineer west central scotland lanarkshire 4280

Design Engineer - Lanarkshire

Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Technical & Engineering
Ref: 4280 Date Posted: Monday 14 Jan 2019
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Our client is a leading engineering business, who because of some investment need to appoint two experienced Design Engineers (one mechanical, one electrical) on an interim basis. Reporting to the Engineering Manager you shall play a pivotal role in the delivery of a major projects within the broader programme of business improvement.

You will work within a small project team, and will be charged with the creation of work packages for each component of the project. This will involve specifying needs, creating technical specifications (functional design specification sheets), producing feasibility studies, creating 2 & 3D CAD models (AutoCAD & Solidworks), carrying our design calculations and liaison with the contracts & manufacturing team on all project related matters.

It is expected that you shall be an experienced design engineer, with previous project experience, ideally within an engineering business. You shall have excellent communication skills, and an ability to create technical documentation in ‘plain English’. The role offers a chance to shape how the manufacturing operation works, and in turn shape the business as it grows. The role is initially an interim role, but there is a possibility that it may extend beyond the initial 6-month term.