Design Engineer

Posted a week ago by Theo James Recruitment

Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, North East

Job Title: Design Engineer



The Company: 

Our client are an international leading engineer and manufacturer of furniture for the retail sector.

They are looking to recruit for a new Design Engineer to design and develop innovative cost-effective solutions for varied and demanding market sectors.

Salary of a Design Engineer

Circa £30,000

Job Description of a Design Engineer

  • Design and develop innovative solutions in sheet metal work and timber using 3D CAD packages.
  • Drive NPD projects through the business from conception through to engineering release.
  • Responsible for implementation of all design information including Bills of Materials.
  • Carry out costing estimation activities and participate in tender cost analysis.
  • Project manage the sourcing of engineering prototypes and customer samples.
  • Manage engineering change and non-conformance.
  • Chair/participate in new product development reviews.
  • Chair/participate in various meetings; internally, with suppliers and customers.
  • Undertake site visits and surveys as and when required (both in the UK and abroad)

Skills & experience of a Design Engineer

  • HNC Minimum in an Engineering related discipline.
  • Experience of working with 2D/3D CAD systems.
  • A minimum of 2+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Exposure to sheet metal, joinery or fabrication is desirable.


Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunity to work in a growing business with the opportunity for flexible working.

Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines. 

  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Quality - Engineering, Management
  • Design - Engineer, Management
  • Maintenance – Technician, Engineer, Management
  • Production / Process Engineering
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Project Engineering, Management
  • Leadership and Management
  • HR & Finance 
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