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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: 1710-87EK
Sector(s): Engineering
Salary: £35,000 Per Annum
Benefits: Holidays
Town/City: Sandy
Contract Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 24/11/2017 10:43:00
End Date: 05/01/2018

Osborne Appointments are working with a Bedfordshire based company that was established over 45 years ago wish to recruit a Design Engineer.


Job Role:

•   To work within our design team on the comprehensive range of equipment that we manufacture.

•    Must be experienced in the use of Solid Modelling design software (preferably Autodesk Inventor or SolidWorks but similar would be  considered) and be proficient in the use of AutoCAD.
•    An engineering background.
•    Be able to work on their own or as part of a team and be able to meet deadlines.
•    Be able to deal directly with suppliers to obtain prices and delivery times.

The following would be advantageous, but not essential:

Experience of design work carried out on food machinery and systems.

A working knowledge of the following, both at user design and calculation levels:

- steam systems and energy calculations
- fluid systems, pumps and pipe work
- pneumatics
- stress calculations
- sizing of motor/gearboxes for applications
- sheet metal development
- tolerance of machined parts

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
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