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New Product Development Engineer

New Product Development Engineer

Job Title: New Product Development Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Engineering
Reference: 12195_1706799508
Contact Name: Kayleigh Boyland
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Job Published: 01 February 2024
Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a New Product Development Engineer to join a leading manufacturer with an excellent reputation based in Cardiff.

Our client designs and manufacturers furniture solutions for contemporary workplace and hospitality environments.

New Product Development Engineer Benefits:

  • Up to £37,000 pa.
  • Monday to Friday 40 hours per week.
  • 20 days plus bank holidays.
  • Company events.
  • Career progression opportunities.
  • Pension.
  • Additional benefits to be discussed.

New Product Development Engineer Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Creation and maintenance of 3D CAD, including production of 2D drawings.
  • Undertake model-making and prototyping where required.
  • Update and maintain the Bill of Materials.
  • Undertake new materials / process research.
  • Liaise with external suppliers on part details and required specifications.
  • Take part in progress meetings with all areas of the business.
  • Design any packaging for assembled products and components for domestic or export markets.
  • Support the creation of work instructions and assembly line layouts where required.
  • Undertake I.T. structuring of product and all relevant upcharges.
  • Provide supporting CAD formats for marketing purposes.
  • Co-ordinate the external testing of products.
  • Provide technical support and training of internal customers on new products.
  • Raise and chase progress of engineering change requests where necessary.
  • Implement corrective actions and product improvements.
  • Participation in DR, DFMEA & PFMEA meetings.
  • Support the NPD portal, project costs, risk register & timescale plans.
  • Work within ISO9001 quality management and company systems.

New Product Development Engineer Essential Skills, Experience & Qualifications:

  • Educated to degree level in Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering, or related degree.
  • Experienced in a mechanical biased new product development discipline
  • New Product development experience in taking a project from concept/detail to fruition.
  • Basic project management skills.
  • 3D Cad experience - ideally SolidWorks inc. drawing creation & tolerance.

For immediate consideration, please forward your CV to Kayleigh at Vibe Recruit today.

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