This leading manufacturer of plastic parts, components, and products is actively seeking a Design Engineer to join their team to bridge between Sales and Development, realising Customers' mouldings to production
As Design Engineer, your duties will include -
Working closely with the Sales and Development teams to optimise customers' product designs. This would involve thickness analysis, gate position / type suggestions, moulding DFM and moldflow analysis.
Preparing DFM reports with Moldflow, if necessary, showing design issues and your suggestions for improvement.
Manipulate the customer CAD and amend as necessary any modifications agreed.
Work with Development and Production to design bespoke assembly fixtures and jigs. Produce CAD models and 2D drawings which allow in-
house Toolroom to produce these designs.
Assist in managing Chinese mould-tool partner from purchase order to UK production and regularly update Sales and Development.
To be successful in the role of Design Engineer, the ideal candidate will -
Be a team player, outgoing and articulate and able to assist customers using best practise to ensure that the mouldings are robust and meet expectation.
Be thorough and detailed to ensure that we have advised best practise.
Have Solidworks or equivalent CAD experience. Ability to manipulate / amend models and create 2D drawings.
Be experienced with mouldflow
Have extensive knowledge of mouldings best practise and mouldability.
Be able to design jigs and fixtures.
On offer -
A competitive salary
Varied and challenging work.
Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.
ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.