Design Engineer

Design Engineer

Job Title: Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bridport, Dorset
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13707_1559145981
Contact Name: Sara Nash
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 29, 2019 17:06

Job Description

Design Engineer
Bridport, Dorset

£26-£33k Depending on experience
Fully open to Graduates applying for this position

My client specialises in sheet metal fabrication, laser cutting, CNC punching, folding, welding and powder coating. They are looking for a SolidWorks operator to join their existing Design team

They are looking for an enthusiastic individual to develop their career within a busy expanding company. You will be an effective part of a team who can work efficiently and show attention to detail. You must be willing to be available for overtime when required.

Role Requirements and Person Specification:

  • Producing 3D models and technical drawings from both our own designs and re-engineering customers drawings.
  • Ensuring all drawings are maintained and up to date.
  • Producing BOM's and easy to understand assembly/fabrication instructions.
  • Background in working with sheet metal is advantageous, as is the ability to distinguish material types and finishes including Aluminium, Steel and Stainless Steel. Training will be given to programme a Laser and Punch Machine.
  • Working in a fast-paced environment with often changing priorities.
  • CAD experience, particularly Solidworks and Radan.
  • Acad experience also required but not essential.
  • Ability to provide ideas and creative solutions to design problems.

Excellent communication and organisation skills are essential

What the client can offer:

You will be working in a fun and friendly environment where you will be part of a dedicated team that produces bespoke products for the Noise Control Industry as well as other varied industries. You will work closely with all of the staff members from each department, our suppliers and directly with the clients on a variety of interesting projects.

If you are interesting in applying for this role please contact Sara Nash on 02393 910040 or email

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