|Title||Lead Product Designer / Design Engineer, Devon|
|Location||South West England|
|Salary||c£35,000 + Pension, Life Assurance and Bonus Scheme|
This leading supplier of specialist medical products for the Healthcare industry as part of their ongoing strategy for growth, are looking for a seasoned and talented design or engineering professional to lead the technical team. You will have day-to-day responsibility for planning, budgeting and managing all Design and Engineering activities for the company. This position offers a defined career progression opportunity to join the senior management team as Design and Engineering Manager.
With a proven ability to manage design projects from concept to launch and provide technical leadership you’ll be dynamic, numerate, adaptable and prepared to do what it takes to get the job done. You’ll need 3D CAD (they use Autodesk Inventor) skills as well as having knowledge of different materials / technologies including tubular metalwork assemblies, mechanical linkages, extrusions, injection moulded parts, vacuum formed parts and actuators. You’ll be able to demonstrate a willingness to be hands-on with design projects whilst overseeing team members as well as having an interest in implementing improved departmental processes. You’ll also have the ability to design for manufacture / cost, ensuring efficient introduction into production.
Salary is c£35,000 plus pension, life assurance and discretionary bonus. Please contact Pippa on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.