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CAD Design Engineer

CAD Design Engineer

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Position – CAD Design Engineer (Automotive)
Type – Contract
Rate – Circa £33.69 per hour Umbrella Co 
Duration – 6 Months +
Hours – Typically 38 hours per week 
Determination – Inside IR35
Security – UK BPSS Security Clearance to be in place
Location – Walsall, Midlands, UK 
Start Date – ASAP !

Main purpose of Role

Assist in the design and development of mechanical and electrical design solutions, for a variety of specialist vehicle projects from concept through to manufacture.

Health and Safety Requirements

Responsible for the well-being and Health and Safety of yourself and others who may be affected by your acts or omissions, to include;

  • Fully cooperate with your employer in the interests of health and safety.
  • Follow the safe system of work in all cases, where this is not possible stop work and report the reasons to your manager.
  • Comply with any local health and safety arrangements, where this is not possible stop work and report the reasons to your manager.
  • Do not engage in horseplay at any time within the workplace.
  • Key Objectives / Accountability

  • Assist in the design and development of mechanical and electrical design solutions, for a variety of specialist vehicle projects from concept through to manufacture.
  • Participate in the life cycle of product development.
  • Create tailored documents to present new designs or modifications.
  • Create operating instructions and project files.
  • Interrogate design proposal drawings to verify design, components, and assemblies.
  • Produce 3D Models and engineering drawings including CAD CAM programming of new and existing components using 3D/2D CAD software.
  • To assist in basic day to day drawing office duties and procedures.
  • Presentation of design solution internally and to customers if required.
  • Measures

  • Quality, HS&E compliance and external and internal audit findings.
  • Full compliance with stated processes and work instructions.
  • Consistently meet Quality Targets.
  • Consistently meet Design Targets on time and within budget.
  • Person Specification

    Experience:

  • Extensive Mechanical Design experience.
  • Ä Sheet Metal, Welded Fabrication, Manufacturing processes, Materials, FEA etc.

  • Experience of Automotive Design (electro/mechanical).
  • Experience of Designing and developing Automotive and other Vehicle components.
  • Skills/Knowledge/Competencies:

  • Ability to produce 3D Models and engineering drawings to include CAD CAM using 3D/2D CAD software (SolidWorks, Alphacam).
  • Ability to apply basic engineering calculations.
  • Ability to develop and maintain good internal relationships.
  • Ability to act as a credible representative of the company to external parties.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team to achieve desired results.
  • Experience of working in an automotive / engineering environment is essential.
  • Qualifications:

  • Educated to Degree / HND standard or equivalent.
  • CAD / 3D Modelling Qualifications.
  • Proficient 3D and 2D CAD user.
  • Highly computer literate (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Practical knowledge of materials and their properties for design and development.
  • Good knowledge of FEA, prototyping, manufacturing and production processes.

  • Other
    2023-06-14
    2023-06-14
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    Author
    Ray Tully

    Account Delivery Team Leader