Project Engineer - Design

30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum Package
13 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Project Engineer - Design

Location: Coventry, Nuneaton, Leicester areas

Salary: GBP30,000 to GBP40,000 + Package

Our client is a leader in the design and development of control aspects of advanced electronically controlled brake systems and sub-systems. Due to continued success they require a Project Engineer for the design of mechanical components for use in air systems on commercial vehicles.

Company Profile

*Over 2000 employees in over 7 countries

*GBPMulti-million turnover company

* Market leaders in several automotive product categories, including brake adjusters for drum brakes

* Operates sales, R&D and manufacturing all over the world

Project Engineers Duties & Responsibilities

Design components and relate assemblies to meet the appropriate product specification

Support the development of the product from conception through to manufacture

Create 3D models along with associated and detailed 2D drawings to enable manufacture

Utilise calculations and design aids as appropriate to meet design specifications

Communicate with external suppliers, the appropriate internal departments and personnel to optimise manufacturability, cost and performance requirements

Produce specifications for components to include material, finish, etc.

Project Engineers Required Qualifications and Experience

* Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
* Relevant CAD skills
* Knowledge of BS8888
* Knowledge of design of plastic/rubber moulding, aluminium casting, Pressings.
* Knowledge of APQP
* Use of Microsoft packages
* Be able to carry out stress calculations, use FE software to analyse component stress levels from 3D
* Proficient in the use of ProE/Creo CAD to produce 3D models and 2D drawings for components and assemblies utilising Windchill.
* Knowledge of 8D problem solving process
* Knowledge of FMEA and DVP&R process

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