Entry Level Design Engineer

Our Entry Level Design Engineer role is one of constant demand and changing priorities. We are looking for someone who can demonstrate their passion and enthusiasm for design engineering, as well as their desire to work and succeed within this environment. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • To ensure that all designs meet technical, performance, reliability and cost targets as identified by a Senior Engineer or Engineering Manager
  • To produce and maintain all drawings, Bill of Material records, outline assembly instructions and Technical Publications consistent with the Engineering Change process and as guided by senior engineering staff
  • To ensure that all designs can be manufactured both efficiently and cost effectively through liaison with Manufacturing staff, incorporating mistake proofing or visual guidelines if miss-builds are possible

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  • Utilise best practice reference documents and standard in-house components where at all possible
  • Liaise with other Engineers and departments when implementing new principles
  • To read, understand and incorporate requirements of standards and directives relevant to the product under development
  • To assist in the development of test regimes to validate design elements of a project
  • Ordering of prototype parts and materials as guided by the Senior Engineer or Engineering Manager
  • To communicate at all levels within Ransomes Jacobsen Ltd, and with relevant suppliers, distributors, dealers, and end users 

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • You should be educated to degree level or equivalent in an engineering field or similar, preferably mechanical engineering
  • A strong knowledge of CAD (ideally UG NX) and FEA software (ideally ANSYS) is required
  • You should be comfortable designing in a variety of materials including steels, plastics and alloys
  • Able to demonstrate a hands-on approach within a multi-disciplinary team to take design concepts through to medium volume production to meet challenging specifications and timescales
  • Excellent time-management, problem solving, organisation, and communication skills are essential

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: Jun 4, 2017
  • Salary: £23,000
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Region: East Anglia
  • Type: Graduate Programme

Disciplines accepted...

  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
  • Systems

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