Design Engineer - Contract - Cornwall

11 Jan 2013
08 Feb 2013
Gareth Elsmore
Full Time

Interviews happening now! Huxley Associates are currently looking for a contract Design Engineer for a 3-6 Month contract in Truro

The candidate will be joining the existing design team and assist with the development of conceptual design and engineering calculations. Also they will be produce detailed design drawings for fabrications and machined parts.

Day to Day Roles:
Production of conceptual design schemes in 2D and 3D.
* Production of detailed design schemes in 2D and 3D.
* Production of detailed engineering hand calculations and FE analysis.
* Production and submission of 3rd party design verification reports.
* Production of detailed 2D engineering drawings for manufacture.
* Participate in regular formal design reviews as required.
* Creation and adherence to project schedules as required

Essential Skills:
Qualified to Degree/HND level.
* Minimum of 3 years experience in heavy engineering
* Proficient in the use of SolidWorks 3D design package.
* Proficient in the use of AutoCAD 2D for conceptual design set outs.
* Preferably familiar and proficient with Staad Pro.
* Proficient in the production of hand calculations.
* Familiar in the use of engineering analysis software, preferably SolidWorks Simulation.

Location: Truro

Rate - £25 - £35 p/hr

Please send me your updated CV if you are interested.

Telephone and face to face interviews are taking place immediately.

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