Design Engineer Vacancy

By February 19, 2019 December 31st, 2020 No Comments

Design Engineer
Peterborough based.

Due to our continued success and a great period of growth the company are now looking to add a SolidWorks Design Engineer to the company. The role itself will be working within the existing design team to support the engineers on the design and development of our products.  Beyond that the design engineer will be required to work with engineers on projects, quality, test and assembly to make sure the equipment is designed and built to the highest of standards.  This is an extremely varied role.

We focus on creating innovative design solutions, ultrasonic slicing equipment and robotic handling systems for the food industry. Designing and manufacturing special purpose machinery including automation for production lines. You will find this is an exciting opportunity that will allow you to be fully involved from concept through to installation. You will be involved in the build of our own equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

Developing machinery concepts, identifying, researching and resolving complex problems.

Supporting the build and testing of prototypes.

Completing engineering design and producing manufacture ready drawings & costings.

Provide on-going technical advice during manufacture, assembly and commissioning phases.

Sound understanding of CAD software (Solid Works) and modelling standards.

An understanding of manufacturing processes relevant to the food industry.

Work from other data (design concept, hand sketches, 3D data, written information etc.).

Be innovative and add value to the organisation through problem solving and creativity.

Overseeing build & commissioning

Project Management

Budget Control

The ability to work as part of a team.

What you will need to succeed:
A minimum of a recognised Apprenticeship and Training Qualification or Post Graduate
Customer focus, with a professional and confident communication style.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position.

Experienced Mechanical Design – CAD Engineer with proven Solid works experience.

You will be an innovative and forward thinking individual.

Have a well-balanced, practical outlook which provides positive contributions.

Ability to deal with customers & suppliers.

Possess a full driving licence

COVID-19 Update

Ellipitcal Design is still operating as usual until further notice. Our engineers are well equipped with hygiene equipment such as alcohol hand sanitiser and face masks and will complete any required documentation.