Design Engineer

Ransomes Jacobsen Ltd
13 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Description: To ensure that all designs meet technical, performance, reliability and cost targets as identified by a Senior Engineer or Engineering Manager. To produce and maintain all drawings, Bill of Material records, outline assembly instructions and Technical Publications consistent with the Engineering Change process and as guided by senior engineering staff. To ensure that all designs can be manufactured both efficiently and cost effectively through liaison with Manufacturing staff, incorporating mistake proofing or visual guidelines if miss-builds are possible. Utilise best practice reference documents and standard in-house components where at all possible. Liaise with other Engineers and departments when implementing new principles. To read, understand and incorporate requirements of standards and directives relevant to the product under development. To assist in the development of test regimes to validate design elements of a project. Experience and Qualifications: Comfortable designing in a variety of materials including steels, plastics and alloys. Able to demonstrate a hands on approach working within a multi disciplinary ‘team’ to take design concepts through to medium volume production to meet challenging specifications and timescales. Self motivating and able to work with low levels of supervision to defined objectives. A strong knowledge of CAD (ideally UG NX) and FEA software (ideally ANSYS) required. This job was originally posted as