Position: Salary: Ref: Job Type: Published On: Start Date: Contact Name: Client:
Design Engineer - Measurement Solutions Manchester, Northwest England GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum 19594301/001_1559820013 Permanent 06/06/2019 ASAP Helen Addis Cordant Engineering

Are you looking for an opportunity as a Design Engineer? Do you have a degree level education and have Knowledge of and experienced in working with 3D CAD systems? Would you like to work for a renowned engineering business that specialises in providing monitoring and measurement solutions for engineering assets and infrastructure?

Job Purpose
The successful Design Engineer will be responsible for undertaking design engineering projects supporting the Technical Director and Operations Manager

Essential Requirements

  • BEng degree in an Engineering field.
  • Knowledge of and experience with computer programs used for the job (AutoCAD programs,MS Office, ERP systems).
  • Knowledge of and experienced in working with 3D CAD systems
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to operate as part of a team both within and outside of the Engineering department
  • Sound documentation capabilities and thus experience with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint for example
  • Good planning and organisation skills

Desirable Requirement

  • Ability to contribute to software development for use in process control, i.e. ladder logic

Package on Offer

*Starting Salary of £40-50k DoE


  • Produce technical manuals for service, training, and maintenance
  • Interpret drawings and specifications
  • Contact suppliers to obtain any further information on products.
  • Produce engineering calculations
  • CAD engineering tools and database content management - apply and utilize industry standard
  • CAD packages to design and engineer projects, creating CAD blocks and content, applying drawing standards and revision management procedures, providing maintenance of CAD component database.
  • Preparation of component and assembly designs, in the form of 3D models, 2D technical drawings and other associated technical documentation, to address technical issues identified by a combination of real-world testing, analytical study and engineering judgement
  • Preparation of design release packs including supporting evidence such as calculations to support key design decisions
  • Close cooperation with other key technical stakeholders
  • Effective application of sound engineering principles and own experience to contribute to the determination of potential root causes for technical challenges, and to propose potential design solutions
  • Assist with ongoing R&D projects

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer