Location Cheltenham
Job-type Permanent
Salary £35k - 50k per year

Design Engineer

R&D  - Cheltenham

New Product Development

My client is designs and manufactures of specialist equipment and is a solutions provider for people or organisations which require complex care. They design, develop and manufacture paediatric medical equipment. Their products are primarily focused on washing, bathing, changing and handling solutions that directly improve people’s lives. We have been established for over 25 years but are now heavily investing in our future as we look to expand.

Due to recent successful projects and company expansion a new position has become available for a Design Engineer to join our Research & Development team based near Cheltenham. If you have 3 or more years of product development experience and want to design products that directly improve people’s lives, then this is a perfect opportunity.

Requirements

  • 3 + years’ experience in a product development role
  • An engineering degree BSc, BEng e.g. product design, mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • Experience of taking complete products from concept through to manufacturing
  • Excellent CAD user, ideally Solidworks
  • Proactive, self-starter
  • DFM & DFA experience, sheet metal ideal
  • Experience of medical products and machinery a plus!

Responsibilities

  • The design and detailing of parts, assemblies and complete products
  • Novel problem solving and creating market leading solutions
  • Prototype & build of parts/assemblies
  • Testing, validation & documentation of your designs, to global industry standards
  • Specification of parts & technical drawings
  • BoM creation & maintenance
  • Project & supplier management
  • Working closely with manufacturing team
  • Cross business collaboration & effective communication

For more information please call Giles Churchill at Omega Resource Group on 01453 829794 or 07966 971648