Design Engineer (Fixture / Jig)

  • Location

    Exeter

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, 24 days holiday, early finish on a Friday

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

  • Job ref:

    SL-477.B

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2049-05-27

  • Startdate:

    2022-01-10

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Production Planner / Materials Controller

The Opportunity:
If you are an experienced Tooling Design Engineer, with experience of Solidworks and Jig / Fixture Design Knowledge, and would like a role working within the automotive and industrial sectors, then this could be your dream role. This dynamic, Exeter based company manufactures in ten facilities globally and supplies customers around the world with a unique combination of design, innovation, reliability and outstanding service. If you're a hands on Design Engineer looking for a new challenge, please apply now.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Your primary role will be to design fixtures / tooling to aid in the manufacture of assemblies.
  • You will design checking fixtures and components (to be 3D printed) using Solidworks (and some CATIA)
Qualifications/Experience
  • Educated to HNC level or above in Design Engineering.
  • Fully trained in Solidworks (ideally with a working knowledge of CATIA)
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a Design role within a manufacturing company (ideally Automotive, Aerospace, or Marine).
  • Jig/Fixture & SPM Design Knowledge.
  • Have a keen attention to detail and high levels of accuracy.
Associated Benefits:
Free parking
Subsidised Canteen
A very sociable company environment: with staff parties and additional Christmas holiday!

Working Hours:
Hours 8.30-5.30 M-F with a 3pm finish on a Friday