Date posted

02/10/2019

Location

,

Salary

Up to £34,000

Job Description

Research & Development Engineer

Up to £34,000

Gillingham, Kent

Wozair Limited

VR/05263

 

To research, design, test and implement new products / systems within the Wozair Group along with providing a technical support and improvement function for the current product catalogue.

 

Key duties and responsibilities

 

Undertake and be responsible for product improvement projects and for new product design projects.

 

Research EU directives, international and national standards related to products under development in order that such requirements are embedded into the design.

 

Prepare detailed program schedules or timescales for the individual projects to which you are assigned and be responsible for maintaining the agreed program.

 

Prepare and provide drawings and documentation for each development project as required and be responsible for ensuring they are checked.

 

Prepare development project status reports.

 

Produce detailed 3D models to take a part / assembly from concept to production.

 

Identify and correspond with test laboratories in-order to develop the required test method and procedures, attend testing to act as company witness and assist with any issues arising, then to review and approve reports and results.

 

Prepare product testing procedures and undertake or assist in undertaking product testing in-house.

 

Liaising with correct/potential suppliers in R & D process with technical evaluation

 

Key Skills / Experience Required

 

Strong logical and critical thinking. Knowledge of Microsoft Office package, SolidWorks / AutoCAD. Sheet metalwork knowledge / experience, including CAD / CAM. Electrical / pneumatic schematic layout drawings. Mechanical design and structural calculations.

 

Engineering degree or equivalent experience. Experience of project lifecycle management.

 

Basic knowledge of programming languages (ideally C, C++)

 

Advanced 3D modelling and analysis and New product development and lifecycle management.

 

Salary is dependent on experience. Other benefits include 25 days holiday, Life Insurance Cover & Pension. Hours are 37 per week.

 

Robert Fox – Senior Recruitment Consultant

Telephone: 01322 293286

rob@bridge-recruitment.co.uk

 

 

 

Contract

Full Time

Category

Engineering & Construction

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