Solidworks Designer - S.Yorkshire

  • by White Label Recruitment
  • Location South Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, UK
  • Salary £34,000 - £40,000 / year
  • 141 days ago
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Job Description:

I’m currently recruiting for a Solidworks Designer vacancy for a creative and dynamic in-house design team for a South Yorkshire based company that design and manufacture light weight special purpose machinery.

The Role

Primary role is to design and draw up products ready for tooling quotes with their Far East suppliers. This will involve a very good working knowledge of Solidworks 3D+2D, ideally surfacing as well, building parts and assemblies as well as using the relevant analysis tools. In addition to 3D you will be expected to create 2D drawings correctly dimensioned and with relevant design tolerance. 

Ideally  a good knowledge of engineering principles will be helpful in this role, as over time you will be expected to take a lead on designing the product including, castings, plastic components as well as internal gears, and other components. 

The candidate will be expected to work alongside colleagues, be able to take on other tasks, such as material and component specification, collection of data from component suppliers and general engineering activities.


Salary - £34k-£40k, 33 Days Holiday, Company Pension Scheme,

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Ideally 5-7 years’ experience in CAD
  • Experience of consumer products
  • Good knowledge of engineering principles,
  • Knowledge of materials, plastics, castings, design for assembly
  • Advanced part modelling and assemblies
  • Class A surface modelling
  • Experience of working and communicating with Chinese factories
  • Knowledge of Windchill data management helpful

If you are interested in applying for this position, please click apply and I will get in touch to discuss the opportunity in more detail.

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience 5+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level HND/HNC or equivalent