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Engineering Design Technician

Under general direction from direct supervisor and engineers perform drafting assignments that require the application of engineering design and drafting techniques. Create detailed drawings for the support of  manufacturing projects , layouts , sketches , and graphic representations of engineering designs. Catalogue and organise as built record drawings within engineering folders. Work with Engineers ,  Quality Department and other team members to furnish and receive information for manufacturing projects .

Duties:

  • Working from engineering instructions create CAD modelling using CREO 7.0  for a range of composites  projects (mainly Flanging and Blocking)).
  • Create change models to support Mechanical Engineering draft / runoff.
  • NESTING –  part/tool laying out cutting patterns  to minimise the amount of raw material waste.
  • Create drawings /work packages for shop floor use.
  • Liaise with relevant external companies on all engineering changes  to support Models/Tool manufacturing,
  • Ensure internal team are kept informed of all developments and update engineering folders accordingly.
  • Using 3D scanner; create Quality Inspection documents and MESH / Models to show tolerances for production.
  • Generate and chase as required technical queries, follow up to ensure completion.
  • Monitor the condition of drafting equipment , printers and plotters.
  • Perform additional related duties as required

Requirements:

  • HND or foundation degree in a related subject such as engineering design , industrial design, manufacturing or materials design . A solid knowledge of CAD is essential.
  • Minimum of two years’ design  experience within a manufacturing environment desirable.
  • Experience using CREO software is preferred, but  currently using other 3D detailing also welcome.
  • Ability to organise workload and manage detailing workload / issue of drawings working on a project alone or within a team.
  •  Must be eligible to work in the UK on a permanent basis.

Jan’s Composites LTD is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.

To apply for for this role or for more information please contact careers@jansholdings.co.uk or phone us on 028 9433 9370