Design Engineer

Posted 22/04/2021 by Hozelock

B76, Minworth, Warwickshire

For almost 60 years, Hozelock has specialised in finding and meeting the needs of gardeners. We combine a knowledge and passion for gardening with a pride in craftsmanship to develop a comprehensive range of watering, spraying, plant protection & pond solutions to help gardens to flourish & come to life.

Our Head Office is based in Minworth, Birmingham (UK), and we are looking for a Design Engineer to join us on a permanent basis. The ideal candidate should have experience in designing and developing new products using 3D CAD.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a proven track record of successful product design in consumer durables and/or plastic injection mould components.

What we offer:

  • 25 days holiday
  • Free onsite parking
  • Pension entitlement
  • Health cash plan
  • Company bonus

Duties will involve:

  • Designing new products on 3D CAD
  • Testing new products and using analysis to review/improve product design
  • Build, test and analyse own kit
  • Developing innovative ideas for new products
  • Prototyping new products as required
  • Evaluating competitors products

Required Experience:

  • Concept design
  • 5 years’ experience within a similar position
  • 3D CAD design
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commercial brief and marketing
  • Work experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Self-starter who shows initiative
  • Work experience liaising with the far east on new products

The role is working our office hours 8.30am – 4.45pm Monday to Thursday and 3.45pm finish Fridays. There will be flexibility required to meet deadlines.

No agencies please.

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Hozelock Ltd

“Gardening for life”

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