Lead Design Engineer
Lead Design Engineer wanted for a large Northampton based engineering company supplying the automotive industry.
Please review the job – if interested please apply and let us know your salary expectations.
The successful candidate will be responsible for developing manufacturing designs and the drawings and supporting documentation for performance brake products.
Working to rapid design and proto-typing; the post holder must be prepared to be closely involved with on-site proto-type fitment to vehicles by the Brake Technician.
This will be leading the design process providing detailed designs, develop and modify products, to specific vehicle applications; from initial design to test installation and manufacturing release.
Also CAM the designs using SolidCAM to the CNC machines (milling and turning), produce project plans and technical reports, taking leadership of projects and direct and lead the team.
The company would prefer someone with a Mechanical Engineering degree or at least 5 years 3D CAD/CAM design and manufacturing experience.
They are looking for someone with a history of overcoming challenges and barriers within a new product development environment.
Someone who can accept change – a great team player – with a robust nature!
This is a position with demanding deadlines (vehicles can be on site with little notice and for short periods).
SolidWorks, SolidCAM and CNC machining experience preferred.
This is a permanent position working 40.5 hours per week. Monday-Thursday 08.30-17.30, Friday 08.30-15.30.
28 days annual leave, inclusive of Bank Holidays, with a Long Service Award Scheme (additional 5 days holiday entitlement after 10 years service)
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Bill Bates & Sharon Walsh-Fuller
Rugby Recruitment Services Ltd