Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Huntingdon


Job Purpose:

To lead and support the design and manufacturing of tooling across multiple projects, from patterns and moulds through to machining and bonding fixtures. To ensure delivery is to specification, within time, cost and quality constraints.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

- Engineering Design tooling using 3D Computer Aided Design tools (Ideally Catia)Ensure strategies meet performance and quality requirements, and statutory regulationsCarry out engineering checks and reviews to ensure functionality of designsProduce detailed manufacturing documents and additional instructions as appropriateSpecify proprietary componentsCompile and control Bills of Materials
- Project Participate in projects from estimating to part manufactureEnsure customer scope and requirements are documented, and change managedEstablish project plan and manage technical deliveryLiaise with customer representatives to enable efficient transfer of data, and to ensure designs meet the customer’s expectationsCommunicate with suppliers and compile specifications, to ensure subsequent manufacture is in accordance with design intentCommunicate with customers regarding product technical support
- Leadership Oversight of junior team members workMentor and development of junior team membersDevelop the company’s tooling systems and procedures
- Company Support Support shop floor staff as required to ensure manufacture in compliance with design intent, and by the most efficient methodsFully comply with Company Policies including Health and Safety at all times Requirements:

· Essential

· Optional

o CAD Skills (Modelling and Drawings) on Catia or similar program

o Structural analysis skills (hand calculations or FEA modelling)

o Minimum 5 years of design experience

o Hands-on composite experience

o Tooling experience

o CNC programming experience

o Practical mindset and approach to engineering

o Programme management experience

o Understanding of GD&T

o Manufacturing Engineering experience

o Aerospace and/or defence experience




Job Information

Job Reference: EM186_1576217450Salary: Salary From: £30000Salary To: £45000Job Industries: EngineeringJob Locations: Huntingdon, CambridgeshireJob Types: PermanentJob Skills: Composite Tooling Design / 3D / CATIA / CAD / CNC PROGRAMMING Apply for this Job

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  • cad
  • catia
  • ms project