Senior Design Engineer

  • Category
    Engineering - Design
  • Location
    Wantage, Oxfordshire
  • Salary
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Our client, a industry leading packaging solutions provider, are currently searching for a Senior Design Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis in Wantage

Job Description / Purpose of the Job
*To design tooling and equipment in support of product and process developments, collaborating with CT's development teams, manufacturing plants and suppliers.
*Take projects from brief and specification through to fit-for-purpose design solutions involving all steps through to final validation.
*Work alongside the electrical and controls team to deliver electrical/mechanical projects.

Typical Accountabilities
*Design prototype and production tooling, development equipment and test rigs related to the development of products and manufacturing processes.
*Meet challenging deadlines and targets within a multi-disciplinary engineering team and project based environment.
*Plan, lead and deliver design engineering tasks from project definition, through specification, concept and detail design, commissioning and test.
*Specify and procure commercial components, assemblies and machine solutions as required.
*Produce technical project documentation including technical drawings and construction files, following required site standards, regulations and European and international standards.
*Provide engineering expertise and advice to CT staff and businesses when required.
*Support other designers and users with use of design software and design best practices.
*Follow and inform on 'state-of-the-art' technologies relevant to core activities and Crown Technology.
*Coach junior engineers to develop their overall capabilities.
*Identify improvement opportunities and contribute to continuous improvement initiatives within design group.
*Use project management tools and engineering knowledge to deliver key projects to customers.

Education, Qualifications, Skills and Experience
*Degree level or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
*Full UK Driving Licence
*Delivery of specifications and design of precision tooling, test rigs and special purpose machine assemblies.
*Experience of applying GD&T, tolerance and tolerance stack-up

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