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Lead Design Engineer

Lead Design Engineer

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  • Permanent
  • Warrington
  • £40000 Per Annum USD / Year

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Lead design engineer 

This exciting design engineer opportunity is a chance to grow a pre-existing design team in the infrastructure division. As the Lead Design Engineer, you'll support and mentor emerging engineers. You'll work on construction designs, R&D projects, and project contributions.

Key Responsibilities of a design engineer 

  • Produce layouts and detailed drawings using AutoCAD and other CAD packages.
  • Contributing to the design and development of products and solutions including construction specific structural design solutions (temporary works)
  • Develop new design methods and processes.
  • Leading R&D projects
  • Liaise with clients and third parties as part of the design process.
  • To maintain confidentiality, observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate.
  • Support upcoming design engineers within the team, to assist the growth and progression of the design function.
  • Occasional travel within the UK to various site locations

Competencies: Knowledge & Experience needed for the deign engineer role 

  • Minimum BEng degree qualification in relevant Engineering Discipline (E.g. Civil, Mechanical or similar)
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in relevant design engineering role or similar
  • Capable of producing designs (within temporary works/formworks/structural/mechanical works) including relevant calculations in design reports for stakeholder reviews.
  • Experienced in using 2D and 3D CAD packages.
  • Ability to challenge existing practices and propose new solutions to senior management.
  • Ability to discuss complex technical issues and with key stakeholders.
  • Full UK Driving Licence.

Package for the design engineer role 

  • £Negotiable annual salary depending on experience.
  • 26 holidays + 8 bank holidays per year
  • Professional Institution subscription, chartership all supported by the business.
  • Company benefits such as Cycle to Work Scheme, retail discounts, health care assistance, health care insurance etc
  • Matched company pension

For more information please contact Izzy at either or call me on 07485393468 ! 

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