Graduate Design Engineer

£21000 - £26000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Graduate Design Engineer

The successful candidate will be working within a team of design engineers in the technical department under the guidance of the technical product manager.


Support the development of new and existing products and produce detailed functional designs using Autodesk design software to best practises;
Supporting other departments with drawings, schedule information and updates and glass calculations;
Supporting technical queries from customers;
Supporting purchasing with material specifications and speaking with suppliers;
Design reviews within technical, with production, suppliers, purchasing, marketing and sales;
Using software and hand calculations to attain the structural and thermal performance of designs;
Working with development engineers to prototype and develop new designs;
Use CAD software to produce manufacturing and component drawings;
Use MS Excel to create or amend manufacturing schedules;
The opportunity to help design from concept to completion, high quality glazed architectural aluminium products which comply with internal and external technical specifications;
This position offers plenty of responsibility and a chance to work in a diverse challenging role playing a key part in new product developments. The role offers an excellent package and the chance to work for a highly regarded company that can offer ongoing training and long term career development.

The Candidate:

Educated to HND or degree level in Mechanical Engineering or similar;
At least one years' experience working within an engineering role;
Experience with 2D and 3D CAD;
Must have excellent communication skills;
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications;
Must have a hands on approach to development;
Autonomous, personable and looking to further develop your career