Wolverhampton, West Midlands
£35000 - £38000 per annum
about 2 months ago
An opportunity exists for a Design Engineer within Hardware Group in Wolverhampton, reporting to the Technical Manager.
The primary objectives of this position are:
Providing product/process design expertise initially focused on Emergency Exit Hardware with further NPI's for the Hardware Group.
To control/modify/create Bills of Materials ensuring a high degree of accuracy
Main Responsibilities and Challenges:
Based upon NPI remit, the creation of the products through Autocad Inventor / Solid Works, ensuring accuracy of componentry.
Following the Gateway process.
Generation of production drawings for parts and assemblies.
FMEA analysis (parts and assemblies).
Identification of key suppliers for sample production and the provision of drawings.
Provision of drawings/tolerances/golden samples to the Quality Department for inwards goods inspection.
Working with the Product Management team to ensure all data is captured in advance of product launch.
Raising and processing engineering changes
Background and Personal Qualities:
Industry product knowledge
Possess pressed componentry, machined components and plastic moulding experience
Hold extensive practical 3D CAD system experience and be able to demonstrate, ideally through Autocad Inventor / Solid Works
Assembly modelling (including mechanism design and simulation)
Understanding of component use of liner tolerancing
Proficient use of geometrical tolerancing (ISO 1101)
Knowledge of ISO 10135 (indication of moulded parts)
Experience in production drawing creation for both parts and assemblies
Good understanding of basic metrology
Excellent communication skills
Degree qualified or relevant experience
Must have energy, enthusiasm and commitment
Ambitious with desire to succeed
Capable of taking responsibility, and showing initiative
An excellent team player but able to work successfully as an individual
Well-structured and self-disciplined
Polite and professional
Excellent interpersonal communication skills