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Senior / Design Engineer

Job Summary

  • Location Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Salary Negotiable
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 21 March 2018
  • Ref 2827 (2827)_1521645250

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Job Description

Join the skilled Design team at our prestigious client and work in a modern environment in an easily accessible site with free parking and easy access from the motorway. You will be working with interesting cutting-edge products, they manufacture the products onsite you so you will be involved from the start in a true engineering role. You will also be working for a company who have flexi hours as one of their benefits,

Someone with pressure vessel experience or exposure to sheet metal fabrications and/or welding.

25 days holiday plus bank/public holidays, free parking onsite, life assurance, pension scheme, child care vouchers, discounts, and real opportunities to progress. You would be based in Portsmouth but our client has other sites in the UK and around the world.

The role...

The mainstay of your role would be to produce design concepts and detailed component drawings / specifications, supporting continuous improvement projects and providing technical support to Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Applications, Sales and of course Customers.

Some of your duties would involve the design and validation of products to customer requirements, standards/codes etc, you would be involved from initial inquiry through to completion.

Creating appropriate Engineering Schedules and BoM's, monitoring deviations from requirements and reporting back, providing engineering solutions to internal non-conformances, customer issues and change requests. A part of your role would also be to implement and support continuous improvement projects and best practice replication throughout the company always committing to best practice design engineering.

Who are we looking for…

Someone who might be looking at stepping up into a senior role

Experience with Solid Edge or any similar 3D modelling package

Design experience within a manufacturing environment

Experience designing machined/fabricated stainless-steel components, pipework, machined plastics

Familiarity with pharmaceutical or biotech industries would be great e.g. experience within industries such as Bio-Pharmaceutical, Water, Chemical, Micro-electronics, Nuclear and Food & Beverage would be ideal

Strong Communication skills and able to communicate well with a variety of different disciplines including production, sales, customers etc

You will need to be adept at prioritising your time and able to use common IT software such as Windows, MS office, Project...SAP would be a bonus

Experience of designing machined/fabricated stainless-steel components, pipework, machined plastics and working with close tolerance, multi-item assemblies.

Degree, HND/HNC or equivalent in a relevant discipline (Mechanical desirable)

Applicants are invited to apply through FPR Group and interviews will be carried out shortly. Please email your CV or call Tracy De Pass on 023 92 483944.

FPR Group is acting as an employment business on behalf of our client.

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Tracy De Pass FIRP DipRP

Tracy De Pass FIRP DipRP

Joining our Technical and Engineering division in 2006 as an administrator, I immediately fell in love with recruitment and proceeded to work as hard as I could to gain promotions. I specialise in permanent recruitment and I am able to use my 10 years’ experience, as well as my knowledge of the…

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