Design Engineer - Solid Works

22000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual
14 Jun 2021
12 Jul 2021
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Design Engineer

Department: Drawing Office

Reporting To: Design Manager

Location: Bradford

KRG are currently working with one of the leading signage companies in the Yorkshire area, who work with some of the biggest clients in the retail sector.

After their client portfolio increasing they are now actively looking to bring on a new design engineer to join their drawing office.


Multi-Skilled Design Engineer

This role is for an operative to be based within the drawing office using Solidworks & Signlab to produce highly detailed manufacturing drawings for the shop floor and creating transmissions for the Laser & Router Machines.

Other Software used = Autocad, Adobe Suite, Trumpf tru tops.

Scope of Responsibility

This is a design orientated role and the applicant must be a team player with good attention to detail willing to guide and manage projects through the factory. The applicant must have an open mind to develop new skills and eager to assist the department in any way to be as efficient and thorough as can be.

Principal Duties & Stages of Development

Using Solidworks & Signlab on a daily basis to produce detailed manufacturing drawings with a high level of accuracy & detail including Sheet Metal / Materials, Colours & Dimensions to aid the factory and / or our clients with a 3d visual representation of a product.

Creating DXF transmission and flat pack drawings that are sent to the machines for cutting or subbed out.

Responding to problems / issues from the Operations team or Shop floor on a daily basis and being able to quickly react and problem solve to suit the short lead times that come with the industry.

Keeping the inhouse Microsoft Access Job System up to date and attaching all work / transmissions so jobs can be issued through to the factory in a professional orderly fashion.

Key points

The applicant must ideally have a history of working in signage or a similar line of work.

All jobs will be checked by the Design Manager before being passed on to the relevant project manager or departments.

Long term goal in the drawing office:

Manufacturing Drawings
Transmissions / ProgrammingIn house training will be available through the Design manager and/or by a skilled operative.

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