Vacancy posted: Thursday, 21 Jun 2012
*Design using Pro-Engineer (knowledge, experience and understanding of best practice with respect to modelling, assembling etc.)
*Creation of engineering drawings.
*Design release and change control including interfacing with manufacturing.
*Co-ordination of work on MRP systems and creation of Bill of Material structures.
*Complete projects (use of Prince 2 Project management)
*Plan and coordinate activities / workload to meet deadlines.
*Work closely with engineering teams in other European locations (mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, electronic, and software disciplines).
*Provide regular progress reports.
*Have a "hands on practical" approach, which will require building the product during prototype and product introduction stages.
*Develop knowledge and awareness on existing and developing engineering (UK & European) regulations / standards related to company products.(e. g. ATEX)
*Knowledge of health & safety regulations in relation to the products.
*Accept responsibility for project leadership when required.
*Work within a project team or individually on small or large projects.
*Provide related support regarding instructions for introducing new products and components to the manufacturing and service functions.
*Be capable to stand in for Product Leader when required.
This is a dynamic and diverse role requiring an innovative engineer utilising modern engineering design techniques. To meet our requirements the following qualifications, skills & experience will be required:-
Qualifications: A relevant degree in Mechanical Engineering is preferred, however HND in a related subject (mechanical, electrical, or manufacturing engineering) and extensive relevant experience may be considered.
Skills & Experience: - Extensive experience with 3D packages (must include Pro - Engineer / Auto CAD). Good materials knowledge, understanding of working with sheet metal, machined parts, and castings. Excellent all round PC skills. Experience in similar role, preferably with a background in assembly of mechanical / electrical / hydraulic components.
Personal attributes: - be self motivated - able to work with minimum supervision - possess excellent verbal and written communication skills (as close working with our French engineering team is involved - have the ability to be a project leader who can control many different tasks in a cross-functional team - be an assertive character to assist in supporting and implementing change - work with & motivate others in multi-departmental support - be a team player adapting to supporting many teams - flexible approach (work & hours of work)
Job Reference: AD/CAD
Closing Date: 24-Jun-2012
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