Design Engineer (Jigs and Tooling) - Sandbach
The ideal candidate will be responsible for the design and development of jigs and fixtures for the assembly and welding of steel fabrications used mainly in the heavy automotive sector and manufactured in line with ISO9001 procedures.
Establish best case tooling applications for robotic and manual welding operations;
Design and project manage effective tooling solutions;
Inspect fixtures prior to despatch;
Assist QA Department to resolve quality issues and determine cost reductions by the design of fault proof tooling.
Experienced and proficient in producing 3D models, detailed component and assembly drawings;
Experienced in the use of CAD AutoDesk Inventor 10;
Experienced in use of Radan 3D software;
Good verbal and written communications skills;
Good IT skills (especially Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook);
Background in the fabrication and welding industry;
Experience and knowledge of robotic welding techniques;