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Design Engineer (Plastic Injection Moulding / Surface Modelling)

Design Engineer (Plastic Injection Moulding / Surface Modelling)

Salary DOE + Progression + Training + Pension + Majorly Discounted Vehicles + Company Benefits

Hastings, Commutable from Eastbourne

Are you a Design Engineer with a background in plastic injection moulding & surface modelling looking for a varied role where you won’t just be sitting at a desk all day but getting involved in a variety of production work, working for a company that provides full autonomy within a collaborative environment and offers training that will utilize your skillset on a multitude of projects as a senior engineer?

This role involves guiding projects from initial briefs to production-ready designs, utilizing Solidworks to create and maintain 3D CAD models and specifications. Responsibilities extend to ensuring compliance with international safety and environmental standards, managing BOM documents, and collaborating with manufacturing partners in Asia. With minimal supervision, you’ll conduct development tests, produce reports, and oversee prototype production, while also providing technical support and managing 3D printer resources, all while being adaptable to additional tasks as directed by management.

This company are a leading automotive company who have gone from strength to strength since its establishment, producing for nearly 50 countries around the world. The company have recently been bought out by a household name that dominates the industry, so is looking to invest and grow its staff and projects within the new few years.

This role would suit a Mechanical Design Engineer looking for a great opportunity to become a go-to technical specialist within a company that will progress and develop your career.


* Lead project development from concept to production-ready designs, managing 3D CAD models and specifications in Solidworks.
* Ensure compliance with international safety standards, oversee BOM documentation, and collaborate with manufacturing partners in Asia.
* Conduct development tests, manage prototype production, and provide technical support while maintaining 3D printer resources, adaptable to additional tasks as directed.


* Design Engineer Background
* Injection Moudling / Surface Modelling Background
* Based near Hastings / Eastbourne

Engineering, Manufacturing, Technical, Solidworks, Design, Development, East, Sussex, 3D, CAD, AutoCAD, Revit, Fusion3060, Engineer, Automotive, Car, Motorbike, Vehicle,

Reference Number: BBBH 7951

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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