Design Engineer / Applications Engineer

35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + Annual bonus + Good holiday package
28 Nov 2016
26 Dec 2016
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Bespoke manufacturer based in Warminster is seeking an experienced Design Engineer / Project Engineer / Application Engineer to join our team. We are a market leader of a niche product and require an ambitious and skilled designer to continue our growth.

SALARY: Up to ??40,000

BENEFITS: Annual bonus + Good holiday package + Access to company benefits including pension scheme

LOCATION: Warminster

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Bath, Shepton Mallett, Shaftsbury, Salisbury, Chippenham, Frome, Gillingham, Amesbury, Trowbridge, Bristol, Andover

JOB SPECIFICATION - Design Engineer / Applications Engineer

Responsibility for full design, drawing and engineering in consultation with clients to specific requirements - including elements of custom / bespoke design features. Key aspect of this role include:
* Having a strong focus on achieving cost and timescale targets.
* Being involved in customer site surveys and will produce detailed CAD drawings.
* Taking on responsibilities for new product development / cost design as the role evolves.
Customers are a mix of main contractors through to architects and designers, primarily working within education and hospitality industries.


You will have a background and proven track record in a Design Engineer / Project Engineer / Applications Engineer capacity.

You MUST have:
* Experience of working with sheet metal fabrication.
* The ability to design - reading and producing technical drawings.
You should have some exposure to any of the following software packages: Autodesk / AutoCAD, Inventor (3D) / Solidworks etc.
You should be comfortable interacting with customers both on the phone and face to face.
You should also have 'hands-on` practical engineering skills and understanding and not be afraid to get your hands dirty as required.


There is a realistic opportunity to grow within this role and take on larger projects / new product development etc.


We are a profitable, market leading manufacturer in a very niche industry. To help the continued development of the company we require a highly skilled Design Engineer. Established for over 10 years and now turning over in excess of ??4m, we are a design led engineering business that has enjoyed excellent growth year on year.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles: and worked with the following products and/or services:
Design Engineer / Project Engineer / Applications Engineer / Research & Development Engineer and or markets Sheet Metal Fabrication / Mechanical Engineer / Education / Theatre / Entertainment / Stadiums

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Stuart Platt quoting Design Engineer reference SP1611-66 to DD: (0)(Apply online only) Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: (0) (Apply online only). Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based