Design Engineer

1st Choice Recruitment
£35k - 40k per year
06 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our well established Bedfordshire based client are recruiting for a Design Engineer, to work within their design team on comprehensive ranges of equipment that the company manufacturer. Must be experienced in the use of Solid Modelling design software (preferably Autodesk Inventor or SolidWorks but similar would be considered) and be proficient in the use of AutoCAD. An engineering background. Be able to work on their own or as part of a team and be able to meet deadlines. Be able to deal directly with suppliers to obtain prices and delivery times. The following would be advantageous, but not essential : Experience of design work carried out on food machinery and systems. A working knowledge of the following, both at user design and calculation levels: steam systems and energy calculations fluid systems, pumps and pipe work pneumatics stress calculations sizing of motor/gearboxes for applications sheet metal development tolerance of machined parts Working Hours: 8:30am to 5:00pm Monday – Friday. Overtime is sometimes available. The successful candidate must have own transport due to the location. Please note that at times due to the volume of applications we may not be able to respond to each person individually. If you do not hear from us within 7 days we’re sorry you have not been successful this time. Please do not let this stop you applying for other positions you may be suitable for. Good Luck 1st Choice Staff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and acts as both an Employment Agency & Business. This job was originally posted as