design engineer in desford

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desford, east midlands
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A Design Engineer is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you an experienced Design Engineer? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced manufacturing environment? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!

The contract engineer position shall be filled with a candidate who is proficient in ROPS structure, light fabs and non-metallic design. They will be responsible for delivering a significant portion of the Next Generation cab design, supporting the Tech Lead in delivering the operator station solution for CWL Longbow NPI program. They will be expected to provide intelligently designed, reliable, cost effective operator station structure, non-metallics and components for the future CWL product

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

* Primarily utilising Creo 2 (Pro/E) and aligned PLM tools, the successful candidate will be responsible for delivering cab engineering support to the product group for use in current production and future machine platforms
* Responsibilities for the candidate include supporting current production by interfacing with assembly operations and working with our manufacturing supply base to provide validated design solutions in resolving known issues
* The candidate would be expected to contribute to varying stages of the new product development process including; requirements capture, specification, FMEA, design, development testing, validation and certification depending on the individuals skills sets
* The candidate will work with a project team lead, supervisors and peers in a variety of areas including engineering, manufacturing, assembly planning, purchasing, releasing, engineering change control, scheduling and product field service support
* As part of the role the candidate will be interfacing with both internal and external suppliers as well as the other departments and prime product groups within BCP
* The role may include minimal travel…primarily to customer / supplier sites


Supplier CPPD

(Collaborative Product and Process Development)

* Be able to read structural design drawings
* Be able to collaborate with injection moulding tooling suppliers
* Understand geometric tolerance schemes
* Be familiar with fabrication tooling - Weld fixtures, pressings, forming processes
* Issue tracking and resolution

NPI Skills

* Competent in non-metallic design (CAD surfacing skills), familiar with injection moulding, roto-moulding, thermo-forming & blow moulding processes
* Expected to be competent in mechanism design, ROPS design, light fabrication
* Be able to hold design reviews with cross functional teams. Operations, purchasing, manufacturing engineers, quality department
* Be able to run self-managed design project
* Be familiar with project planning terminology, logic and updates

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





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automotive engineering,engineering