Mechanical Design Engineer

DATS are recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a specialist manufacturing company in Manchester.

Role: Mechanical Design Engineer
Position Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Manchester
Industry: Manufacturing
Reference: HQ6547
Date Posted: 01/08/2018

What does the job involve?

  • Responsible for ensuring that the fabrication facility is provided with the relevant design support to achieve efficient production of the finished product.
  • Responsible for ensuring that the relevant documented quality procedures are implemented within drawing practice to ensure that design office activities are adequately controlled.
  • Establish good working relationships with other design office personnel, Project Managers, Project Engineers, QA/QC personnel as well as production staff to ensure efficient operation of design office activities.

What skills and experience do you need?

  • 5 years’+ experience using AutoCAD 2D.
  • Responsible for the production and control of fabrication drawings.
  • Ensuring that all drawings are recorded in the drawing register and given the correct file name.
  • Acting as a checker of drafting work.
  • Assist with the implementation of and maintenance of quality management system procedures in relation to drawing office activities.
  • Ensure that all drawings are produced to relevant codes/standards
  • Liaise closely with production staff and ensure the production of relevant cutting sketches etc.
  • Ensuring that efficient control is maintained over the revision and issue status of all drawings.

What are the pay and benefits?

Salary is negotiable.

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please reply to this advert and one of our Consultants will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

If successful, candidates will need to prove eligibility and legal entitlement to work in the UK