CAD Design Engineer - Sheet Metal.

Recruiter
Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£26000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted
15 Jul 2014
Closes
12 Aug 2014
Ref
BBBH1336
Contact
Rob Bryan
Function
CAD Technician
Job Type
Permanent

A leading engineering and manufacturing group require an experienced CAD Engineer to work in their Leeds office.

THE COMPANY
A manufacturer of market-leading products in their field of the mechanical engineering sector, with a focused and innovative design team in place.

THE ROLE
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced CAD Design engineer to work within the Product Development team.

Duties will be to produce layout drawings of sheet metal assemblies, create 3D working models of new products & sheet metal manufacturing drawings of piece parts & assembly drawings.

We are looking for a committed candidate who can take a design outline and a set of pre-selected components and design a unit around these from concept stage to design finalisation.


THE PERSON
Good history of experience across a variety of manufacturing techniques:

- Machining
- Welding
- Sheet metal folding/ punching/ laser cutting
- Possible experience of machine programming
- Possible experience plastic moulding (e.g. injection, vacuum forming)
- Expert use of one of the well know CAD and CAM packages
- CAD: Solid Edge, Solid Works, Inventor
- CAM (Sheet metal): Radan
- Experience with/ understanding of BOM's desirable although not essential

THE PACKAGE
A basic between c£26-31k, dependant on background and experience.
Company benefits include pension and 25 days holiday.

THE LOCATION
Based in Leeds. Candidates will ideally already be living locally.
Suitable towns include: Leeds, Wakefield, Bradford, Harrogate, Halifax, Huddersfield.