Design Engineer (MMCK-C6AERW)

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  • Vacancy Title
  • Design Engineer (MMCK-C6AERW)
  • Company
  • JCB
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Competitive, with benefits
  • Closing Date
  • 25/10/2021
  • Job Description
  • We're now recruiting for a Design Engineer at JCB Mid Range Product Group

    JCB is a truly world class, family owned business. We are proud of our achievements and recognise that future growth and success is shaped by the ambition of the JCB team. If you are looking for a career with a business where people really count, look no further than JCB.

    Overview of the role:

    To join a team of engineers working on advanced projects looking at the future design and developments of the Mid Range group of products. The job is focused on new design and will include looking at ways to improve efficiency and move the products towards zero emissions and zero CO2.

    You will be part of a team delivering new product programmes from concept to delivery – from specification, through analysis, concept design, testing and development, to engineering sign-off and into production.

    You will also assist to support in-house quality, manufacturing and service teams in resolving complex technical issues arising as a result of warranty and / or issues that lead to engineering change as the permanent solution. You will be working to design and develop a robust product of world class quality.

    Your responsibilities as a Design Engineer:

    • Work in a simultaneous engineering environment to support product development, ensuring design for manufacture and achieving quality by design
    • Champion areas of design within the team to meet project performance and cost targets
    • Create system and component specifications and designs based on agreed requirements with key stakeholders
    • Produce design layouts, CAD models and design drawings using the JCB CAD system then structure / release to production using PLM and combination master tools
    • Demonstrate data driven design decisions based on analysis tools / spreadsheet calculations
    • Take part in system and component FMEAs, and risk assessments
    • Co-ordinate and oversee design validation activities to support the gate process and engineering sign off of the new designs
    • Resolve engineering issues using structured problem-solving methodologies
    • Help manage prototype and pre production builds, including creating a component log to order and track parts and overseeing initial quality and installation requirements
    • Work with suppliers to deliver prototype and PPAP parts to schedule, meeting quality and performance requirements

    About you:

    • Degree qualified in a mechanical engineering
    • Proven delivery of concept through to production of construction machine based design
    • Experience in design of structural fabrications, plastic mouldings and packaging of hydraulic and power train components.
    • Ideally experienced in mid range construction machine design, including understanding of compliance requirements and key attributes.
    • Good project and supplier management skills, with commercial and customer awareness.
    • Open minded with a “can do attitude” and good communication skills

    What’s in it for you?

    To say thank you for your hard work, we will work with you to support your career progression and development. We will also provide a competitive salary, company pension scheme, medical insurance and dental care schemes, access to the company’s healthy living centre and 33 days annual leave.

    JCB: Building a Brighter Future

    JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

    Recruitment Agencies: JCB does not accept any speculative approaches to present candidates for advertised vacancies. 

     

     

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