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We are always on the look out for determined, enthusiastic people who are passionate about a career in recruitment. At OA, we can support your development and you can be part of a very exciting time in the companies' future...

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Design Engineer

Reference: 1712-13EKM
Sector(s): Engineering
Salary: £25,000 Per Annum
Benefits: Benefits
Town/City: Bedford
Contract Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 09/01/2018 09:14:00
End Date: 20/02/2018

Fantastic Opportunity For The New Year - Bedfordshire Company - Salary DOE

Our client is committted in the development of machines and innovations that reaffirm their position as the global leader of slitting and rewinding machines. Due to continued success they are now expanding their team and are looking for a Design Engineer to join them on a permanent contract. 
The Position
Conceptual and detailed design and development of machinery for use within the converting industry.
Structural and dynamic analysis of machine performance
Design for manufacture and assembly
Liaising with suppliers on bought out components
Development of test plans and procedures
Lead or support projects of contractual, development and innovation nature to aggressive timescales and budgets
Support of associated departments needs (sales, service, production)

You The Person:
Degree or equivalent in mechanical engineering or related subject
Good communication skills
3D CAD experience (any package)
Design experience of rotating or special purpose machinery
Experience of manufacturing processes
Inventor 2012 would be advantageous
Experience of integration of electrical and hydraulic systems
Highly motivated individual that can work equally well alone or within a team environment with minimal supervision
An individual capable of developing innovative solutions
Experience working in a cross-functional design environment

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction
Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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