Lead Design Engineer
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 email@example.com or call me on 07485393468 !