Technical & Design Engineer
Posted on Aug 1, 2019 by CV-Library
As one of the UK's leading heating element manufactures Heatrod offer a wide range of products from standard straight elements through to customer bespoke equipment. Our success is built on our ability to satisfy our customers by providing quality products, outstanding customer service and delivering on time every time! We combine a growing industrial manufacturing base with a thriving distribution business. The engineering team are at the forefront of the business from creating BOM's for manufacture to designing customer bespoke solutions.
Purpose of the Role:
A focused and professional individual reporting to the Senior Industrial Engineer & Operations Manager, the design & technical engineer role will be responsible for designing and specifying products that meet the needs of our Customers. Provide information to the production department; provide technical and costing support to the Sale's Department, and new product development.
Provide technical & design engineering support to Sales.
Calculate direct cost of manufactured products ready for quoting.
Create manufacturing drawings in SolidWorks
Update and produce manufacturing data, BOM's & routes ready for production planning.
Maintain records of drawings, documents & key paperwork.
New product development and assisting these into production along with SOP's.
Identify potential suppliers of new parts & materials.
Work closely with production engineering, quality & production to maximise efficiency.
Undertake project work to drive continual improvement through the business
Undertake other reasonable tasks as requested by the Senior Industrial Engineer & OP's Manager
Liaising with customers on new and existing productsNote: Training will be provided on current systems to assist with main duties above, i.e. BOM's, record archiving and NPD processes.
Technical & Design Engineer | Technical | Design | Mechanical | Engineer
Good Computer Skills including MS Office
Competent in Solid Works for producing 3D drawings
2 years' experience working in a similar technical based role
Experience of project work & managing multiple projects at one time
Experience of offshore manufacturing
Experience of working in a customer facing role
Possess commercial acumen
Ability to work to deadlinesDesirable Skills
Lean Manufacturing & Design experience.
ISO 9001 experience
Experience in the heating element industry would be an advantageAbout Company
Heatrod Elements is the UK's leading manufacturer of heating elements and associated equipment for domestic and industrial heating applications. We also have a broad knowledge of electric heating throughout various industries, and our current range of industrial heating solutions are unrivalled globally