Technical Design Manager

  • Job Reference: 36872
  • Date Posted: 3 August 2018
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Use of company car
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client a leading manufacturer of high quality acrylic products, is recruiting a Technical Design Manager to be based in Huddersfield. The role may suit either an experienced designer or a graduate with experience using the software listed below.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm with ½ hour lunch
Salary: Experienced Designer: £30,000 to £35,000
Graduate: £20,000 to £25,000
Holidays: 20 days plus stats and an additional day per year after year one to a maximum of 5 additional days.
Pension: Work Place Pension
Main tasks:

Product Development:
Manage all new product development
Document, record and update all new product specifics
Create 3D models using Solidworks
Generate line drawings from working models
Manage and control all working models
Produce photo realistic visuals for Sales and Marketing
Create detailed work instructions
Modify and amend documents using Adobe software
Design and create labels for Sales
Produce BOMs
Check and approve supplier models and drawings
Liaise with tooling manufacturers and suppliers.

Create DOP's for CE purpose
Evaluate supplier products
Product Testing
Writing Reports
Supplier rejects reports
Supplier corrective actions
Liaise with suppliers
Assist with technical help and advice
Generate work instructions

Software Used:
Microsoft Office
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Acrobat