Design Engineer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
£25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits package
13 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Based in Wigan, my client are looking to take on an additional Design Engineer to develop cost effective designs within the electrical wiring and accessories markets. Client Details My client are a leading manufacturing business based in Wigan. Description The successful Design Engineer will work closely with product management, production engineering, quality and procurement to develop cost effective and innovative designs. Responsibilities will include: Product development from concept through to manufacture - including product research, material research and selection, product design, and securing product approval Liaising with supplier representatives in regard to product specification and design Maintaining existing product standards and safety requirements, and supporting cost out activities Ensuring the relevant product records are maintained to support 'technical file' generation when needed Occasional overseas travel for product introductions and cost out programmes Profile The successful Design Engineer will be: HNC/HND/Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline Experienced in concept through to manufacture design - ideally having worked with electrical components, plastics, thermosets and metals Proficient using 3D modelling software - ProE or Solidworks Knowledgeable of British Standards for wiring accessory products - desirable Job Offer £25,000 - £30,000 bonus 34 days holiday 37 hour working week Mon-Fri This job was originally posted as