17 May, 2018

Chief Design Engineer

  • Anonymous
  • Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Our client is a world Leading Pump & Hydraulic Manufacturer, offering a £multimillion turnover with manufacturing sites all around the world! Seeking a Chief Design Engineer to lead a team 6-8 Design Engineers, located in the West Midlands.
Business Overview:
The business fuses it's strength as a complex Pump Manufacture with longstanding expertise in hydraulic products, with an expanding portfolio of clients in the Off-Highway, Construction Equipment, Agricultural Machinery Truck Bus & Commercial Vehicles sector; this business is set for high profile growth and stimulating new product development.
The business' flow dynamics gives customers advanced technology oil pumps, water pumps, fuel pumps and hydraulic systems. They aim to increase fuel economy, reduce emissions and improve engine control through our technical solutions and precision engineering!
Overview of Position:
To produce both conceptual and detailed prototype designs for internal and customer evaluation. To produce CAD models and any associated drawings, Bills of Materials and supporting calculations necessary to produce parts. Working with a "right first time" philosophy, and ensuring all design APQP processes are adhered to, including the creation of Technical Profiles and the co-ordination of Design Reviews, DFMEA and DFMA meetings.
Candidate Profile:
• Design Leader
• Experience of pump design, rotating component or powertrain component design
• 5-10+ years' experience
• Mechanical Engineering Degree (or equivalent experience)
• Team leadership/ team mentoring
• Hands on Team Player
• Motivated and positive attitude
• Experience of CAD / CREO3 would be an advantage

• Attractive Salary • Company Pension Scheme • Life Insurance • Holiday Allowance • Free Parking • Childcare Vouchers
If this position is of interest and you have the relevant experience, please apply above. We will be in touch to discuss the position in full detail

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