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Design Engineer

Job Summary

  • Location Fareham, Hampshire
  • Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits!!
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 26 April 2022
  • Ref 5184_1650975034

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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Design Engineering professional to become this companies Operations Design Engineer joining a multi-talented team at a well invested manufacturing site in Segensworth near to Fareham, Hampshire.

They will pay a salary between £40000 and £45000 in this role. They can offer you 5 weeks holiday, 12.30pm finish on Fridays, Health Cash Plan, Contributory Pension Scheme up to 7%, free gym equipment on site, free parking and big discounts on shopping at major supermarkets such as Sainsburys/ASDA etc.

In this role you'll fundamentally be involved in overseeing production/manufacturing activities all from a Design bias, ensuring all stages of manufacturing/production are efficient. This company design and manufacture mechanical products that are machined, fabricated, assembled on site and distributed across the globe.

Tell me more!

This site host around 200 professionals, serving global markets. You'll be part of a broad team within Design working closely with Manufacturing, Quality, Supply Chain as well as customers and sub contracts.

The products they make vary, the components are all machined to tight precision tolerances, are assembled and fabricated into products such as switches, valves and filtration devices.

As a Design Engineer overseeing and supporting the products 50% of your role will involve ensuring the smooth transfer of a product through all stages, addressing corrective/preventative actions from a design point of view, working closely with production (machine shop and assembly) and quality to swiftly resolves issue, reviewing drawings, making design changes etc.

As an experienced Design Engineer, you'll also be able to get involved with Contract reviews circa 20% of the time, manage obsolescence activities, analyse product to ensure integrity of design and performance, providing technical support internally, externally and to customers and suppliers around 10% of the time and set milestones with them to ensure activities are always progressing forwards.

You could already be a design engineer looking to take on greater exposure to manufacturing operations, you could be a project engineer again looking to gain greater operations experience in your career, or you might be in a similar production supporting role within engineering/design and are enticed by the variety of engineering this company can offer.

So what do I need?

  • A form of relating mechanical engineering certification, ideally a degree
  • At least 5 years into your engineering manufacturing career
  • Solid understanding of design engineering within manufacturing
  • CAD experience
  • Great dynamic communication skills to interact well between the departments
  • Current eligibility to work in the UK

Drive and character are key!! If you are not an ambitious engineer who wants to influence Production then this role is not for you…If you seek a forward thinking role at a growing company with global manufacturing operations where your solutions will be warmly embraced then please apply now!!

If you wish to discuss this role in more detail and discreetly, please contact Neil Williams at FPR Group on 02392483944 for a chat, or click on "Apply Now" to send your CV to us, we will review and come back to you swiftly! FPR Group is acting within the capacity of a Recruitment Agency for their client.

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Neil Williams MIRP Cert RP

Neil Williams MIRP Cert RP

My expertise is in permanent Technical and Engineering recruitment. I manage the complete recruitment process, discussing my client’s needs with new technical roles, identifying and interviewing candi

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