Hydraulic Design Engineer Job In Poole

Hydraulic Design Engineer

  • £50,000 p.a plus 5% bonus of salary.
  • Posted: 27/02/2018
  • Poole
  • Job Ref: 129100266
  • Permanent

Job Details

Job Title: Hydraulic Design Engineer Company: Our market-leading client is the designer, manufacturer and distributor of products servicing the transport and mobile hydraulics sector. They have a combined history of 100 years in developing so-lutions through a rich heritage of legacy companies. This role will be located in Poole but the selected candidate will be expected to travel to Turkey for a min. of 1 week a month for a minimum of the next 2 ½ years to fulfil this role successfully. This is an exciting role for a candidate who has a keen desire to travel, discover new cultures and has a strong cultural awareness. This candidate will need to possess a Valid UK passport for security reasons. Job Purpose: As a Design Engineer you will be able to design complex hydraulic components and take these de-signs through to manufacture. This company has just recently won a 4 year contract to supply steer tanks and other track vehicles to the Turkish Military and involve designing hydrostatic steering units. Job Duties: Principle Duties - To undertake responsibility as the design authority for all engineering aspects of desig-nated projects from the initial enquiry, through costing and quotation to final production and introduction. - To undertake necessary calculations to ensure that the design meets the performance, strength and reliability requirements of the specification. - To be responsible for the preparation of related technical documentation. - To liaise with other departments within the company, within the group, and with suppliers and customers to ensure that all designs, drawings, standards and procedures meet the requirements of function, installation, manufacture, material and cost. This, where ap-propriate, may involve national and/or international travel. For the foreseeable future, this role will involve regular travel to a customer site in Turkey for one to 2 weeks at a time. - To supervise and control the work undertaken by others as and when required. Secondary Duties - To undertake investigations following enquiries from customers and other technical divi-sional departments and ensure that appropriate action is taken. - To supervise the design aspects of manufacturing drawings. To assist in the checking of drawings and related technical documentation as and when required. - To supervise, check and control changes to drawings, LOP's and standards for accuracy and implication and to ensure that all company procedures are adopted for the issuing of such changes. - To assist in the preparation of project programmes which define the activities and time-scales for the design and drafting content. Skills / Qualifications: The job holder will normally be qualified to Engineering Degree level and have 3 years relevant expe-rience. These requirements may be amended if the applicant can demonstrate that their skill and ex-perience would allow them to carry out the duties and roles of the job. Whilst carrying out the duties, the job holder must improve his knowledge of the job function by: - Acquiring a full knowledge of the company's CAD system (Solid Edge) - Acquiring a full knowledge of the company's products and their applications - Acquiring a full knowledge of the departmental and company standards and proce-dures - Acquiring a full knowledge of the company's design procedures and standards - Acquiring a full knowledge of the commercial aspects of the company's operations, markets and market trends The ability to communicate at all levels is a given, as is the ability to work either as part of a cross functional team or working individually with the minimum of supervision. Benefits - Salary £50,000 plus 5% company/personal bonus of salary. - 25 days paid holiday + bank holidays - Private medical insurance - Good pension scheme For more information please contact Robyn Ough either by applying or by email: robyn.ough@pertemps.co.uk