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Design Engineer

Leeds, Yorkshire
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Would you like to work for a forward thinking and innovative company with a strong history? Our client is a multi-award-winning family business. Established for over 150 years they are the largest manufacturer within their industry in the UK. Through a philosophy of innovation design and invention they manufacture all their own machinery that is used within the factory. Due to ever increasing success within the market they are now looking for a CAD Designer with a background in mechanical engineering. They are looking to recruit a new member of staff to work alongside the existing Design Team on both current and new projects. The role will be working with Solidworks to: Design new machines or parts as required Be able to demonstrate all relevant calculations for engineering solutions Testing of parts and where necessary make revisions Working with the shop floor personnel Preparing manufacturing drawings, BOMs and cutting lists for day-to-day production requirements Liaising with and chasing suppliers Ordering parts and negotiating prices Experience of Solidworks 3D modelling is essential. Good communication and negotiation skills and experience of working in an engineering/manufacturing environment. Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years work experience and a relevant degree or qualification within engineering. Hours 7am - 3.15pm Mon - Th 2pm finish on a Friday 24 days holiday + stats Headway Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Headway Recruitment are an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to a policy of diversity, equality and inclusion
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  • Job Reference: 704627603-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Headway Recruitment
    Headway Recruitment
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £40,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent