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Lead Design Engineer

Lead Design Engineer, Burton-upon-Trent

  • Lead Design Engineer jobs, Lead Engineer jobs, Technical Lead jobs, Senior Mechanical Design Engineer jobs, Principal Engineer jobs.

  • Successful, rapidly growing engineering SME developing and manufacturing precision engineered automation product solutions for several industry sectors.

  • Fantastic working environment - positive, progressive, people focused culture. The Directors are focused on making a difference to the lives of their employees.

  • Salary commensurate with experience + excellent benefits.

We are looking for a Lead Design Engineer / Senior Mechanical Design Engineer / Principal Design Engineer that is passionate and excited about being able to really make your mark on the design and development of a diverse range of products within a dynamic, rapidly growing, engineering SME.

Your background as a Lead Design Engineer:

  • A degree educated Engineer, with a mechanical design or electromechanical design background that is ambitious and wants to make an impact in a Lead Engineer / Technical Lead position?

  • An ability to to lead and influence the design and development of products.

  • 3D mechanical design experience including creating assemblies and 2D manufacturing drawings. Any SolidWorks CAD experience would be advantageous.

  • Prototyping of designs and working with suppliers to production release.

  • Familiarity with products that involve small / intricate electro-mechanical components would be advantageous.

  • You are likely to be degree qualified in a mechanical engineering or similar engineering or science-based discipline.

Lead Design Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Take complete technical ownership of two key product lines, creating innovative design solutions for new customer applications.

  • Producing 3D models and associated manufacturing drawings.

  • Management of design modifications or changes and product BOMs.

  • Working with component suppliers in collaboration with procurement and quality engineering colleagues.

  • Providing customers with product technical support.

  • Supporting manufacturing with technical issues and strategic continuous improvement initiatives.

To apply please send your CV to Luke Smith at Euro Projects Recruitment Ltd.

Visit the Euro Projects Recruitment website to search our latest permanent, contract and interim vacancies.

“Please note that if you are not contacted within the next ten days then your application, on this occasion, has not been successful. We thank you for taking the time to apply.”

This job is posted by Euro Projects Recruitment, a recruitment consultancy specialising in engineering and manufacturing appointments from tool room to boardroom. We combine over 100 years of technical knowledge and recruitment expertise to introduce the best candidates to the best companies. We are passionate about your future and persistent in our efforts to secure you the right job.