Product Design Engineer


Reference:
VAC-673
Job Titles:
Engineering
Salary:
£24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Benefits:
Benefits and Flexitime.
Town/City:
Cardiff
Contract Type:
Permanent

Description

Overview

Member of a project team within the R&D department responsible for the design, development and evaluation of home appliances. Full design responsibility for components and complex assemblies


Responsibilities


Responsible for plastic/metal components and assemblies

Design responsibility for components and complex assemblies

Supplier liaison and control

Arrange prototypes of complex assemblies

Control of budget, component costing and schedules for assemblies

Evaluation of assemblies and parts to recognised standards

Document control (Drawings, BOMs, ECO & Reports)

Work within Quality assurance system (ISO 9001)

Adhere to Health and safety policy


Qualifications/Experience


Degree/HND/HNC in mechanical or design engineering although consideration will be given to suitably experienced applications

Component design (plastic, sheet metal)

Assembly design

3D CAD Skills (CATIA)

Drafting " dimensioning & tolerancing

MS Office

Understanding of manufacturing processes (injection moulding/metal pressing)

Materials selection

Product and component evaluation

Managing project and component costs

Supplier Control

Project control