Design Engineer (injection mould products)

Probe UK Ltd
Up to £32,000 per annum 25 days holiday, Pension 3% employer contribut
13 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Established over 50 years ago, with a long history of innovative product development. This approach of continuously striving to improve their products and ways of working that drives the business forward. They actively seek the best talent to make sure that they can continually challenge what they do and how they do it, to consistently stay one step ahead of the competition. They believe that they provide a modern, comfortable and well equipped working environment and encourage an open, honest and non-political culture so that their employees can concentrate on what they do best, their jobs The Role: The ideal candidate will have a proven and demonstrable background in consumer products product design. Key Responsibilities include: · New product design using 3D CAD · Product specifications follow ups · Innovative developing of ideas for new products · Developing drawings to obtain design approval · Prototyping new products · Testing new products · Using analysis to review / improve product design · Testing and evaluating competitors’ products · Ensure all processes are adhered to and documentation completed Qualifications: Product Engineering Degree is preferred, although HND in Product Engineering may suffice. Industrial Design or Engineering Degree’s will also be considered. Person Specification: · Good product design experience · Experience of 3D CAD is essential · Experience of designing components for plastic injection moulding domestic components and materials is essential · Experience of commissioning injection mould tools is preferred but not essential · Experience of Siemens NX5 or higher is preferred but not essential · Experience of liaising with tooling and manufacturing engineers is preferred but not essential This job was originally posted as