Design Engineer

Design Engineer Mechanical, Design, Solidworks, G-TOL, Armour, Defence, Military.
Gloucester, Gloucestershire area.
Permanent, circa 24k plus benefits.
Required ASAP.

Our client designs, develops and manufactures a range of blast attenuating systems for military vehicles deployed in some of the world's most hostile military environments, supplying advanced armour and survivability products to Land, Sea and Air platforms.

Design Engineer Mechanical, Design, Solidworks, G-TOL, Armour, Defence, Military.

The Design Engineer will be responsible for Design Engineering using Solidworks CAD software; initially the role will be mainly design drawing changes and amendments to current designs.

The role will also involve:

Offering sales support as required.
Occasional on-site meetings and presentations.
Creation of Bill of Materials.
Generation of build instructions & documentation.
File Conversion and Data management duties.

The Design Engineer will produce Blast Seat designs from first principle ideas, or modifications to existing products. You will design products to comply with Local Road legislation and Defence Standards where applicable and will learn and understand Blast event data to be able to apply it to Designs.

To be considered for this role, you will be qualified to Degree level (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline, most likely Mechanical Engineering and will have experience of working with Solidworks CAD software, as well as having a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office. You will have a good understanding of Drawing Standards and G-TOL application and will have a "Right First Time" approach to product design & management. You will be a good all-rounder with a hands-on, "Can Do Attitude".

PLEASE NOTE - due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Key Words: Design Engineer, Mechanical, Design, Solidworks, G-TOL, Armour, Defence, Military.

This is a PERMANENT position.Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Gloucester

Salary : 23k - 25k pa + Support towards Chartered status

Date Advertised : 28 Jan 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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