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Graduate Tooling Design Engineer

£25000 - £28000/annum Benefits
24/05/2019 (14:54)
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We are a market leading manufacturing company, and due to continued growth, we require a Graduate Tooling Design Engineer to join our team.

You will be responsible for the development of tooling design solutions to support various processing techniques from R&D through to volume component manufacture.

You will play a key role in our new product development activities and specialises in creating tooling solutions for Silicone and PU foam moulding, jigs & fixtures.

The role also requires the assessment, research and performance of production tooling components and methodologies to seek innovative advancements and repairs to reduce production costs and improve quality.


Qualifications & Experience

• Knowledge of injection tooling.

• Engineering Degree or a recognised Engineering Apprenticeship.

• Ideally with knowledge of silicone rubber processing or similar manufacturing process

Technical Knowledge & Skills

• Schematic diagram creation along with full Engineering Drawings.

• Relevant technical skills and knowledge should include, but not be limited to, 3D Solid Modelling, SolidWorks, Microsoft Office suite skills including MS project.

• A good understanding of Lean Manufacturing and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems

• Experience of using SolidWorks Vault (PDM) FEA and Mould Flow Analysis, Continuous Improvement (Six Sigma or Lean) would be an advantage although not essential.

• Strong project / program management abilities in order to effectively develop systems or oversee personnel.

• Knowledge of ERP systems.

• Knowledge of small to medium-scale production and manufacturing.

Other skills

• Solid analytical abilities

• Creative and progressive thinking is an essential

• A practical, can-do attitude

• Excellent communication and teamworking skills

Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003.

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