Product Design and Test Engineer 

York, North Yorkshire
Up to £26,000pa DOE & Skills
19 Nov 2016
17 Dec 2016
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time

Product Design and Test Engineer 
York, North Yorkshire 
Up to £26,000pa DOE & Skills Plus 28 Days’ Annual Holiday (including Bank Holidays), Company Sick Pay, Pension Scheme 

Our client is a supplier of specialist packaging and they are now looking for a Product Design and Test Engineer to join their team at their York HQ. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a scientific, engineering or design professional or an individual with qualifications in these to take their next step with an exciting company that leads the way in temperature controlled systems. 

With a highly experienced leadership team at their back and a clear vision for the future, our client pushes what is possible within their industry, continually innovates and always keeps an eye on their environmental impact. 

Boasting solutions that minimise their carbon footprint, they lead the way in environmental thinking, planning and delivery, ensuring that their company puts back more than they take out. If this sounds like the kind of place where you could thrive and take your career to the next level, apply today. 

As a Product Design and Test Engineer, you will join the Technical Department and take part in a range of design, testing and continual improvement projects for our client’s product portfolio. 

Specifically, your role will have three primary areas of responsibility: 

Testing: carrying out thermal and physical testing for both new and existing products using environmental test chambers. You will support this activity with thorough reporting. 

Designs: supporting and extending our client’s design capacity, using CAD to create new products and visuals for customers. 

Modelling: Using our client’s proprietary thermal modelling software to speed up the development timeline for the NPD process. Our client will provide full and in-depth training on the use of this technology. 

This is an exciting role that will see you operating at the forefront of an exciting area of the business and taking part in a wide variety of activities, from creating leading edge designs through to equipment maintenance and getting your hands dirty. 

Interested? If so, you must have: 

- Scientific, engineering or design experience or qualifications
- Experience with CAD packages 
- A least five GCSEs at A* - C (or equivalent) including English, Maths and Science 
- Access to your own transport and a driving licence where required (due to our client’s location) 

Analytical and solutions focused, as a Product Design and Test Engineer, you’ll need a close attention to detail, strong time management and communication skills and the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team. 

Knowledge and/or experience of basic thermodynamics would be beneficial to your application. 

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