Product Design engineer

17 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
Gemma Carney
Contract Type
Full Time
We're on the hunt for a talented, energetic, Product Design engineer to join a dynamic team in the Technical department of a Marine Company with international presence in the equipment sector.

From concept design to prototypes, testing and production, the work will be varied, rewarding and offer the chance to build on a wide range of skill sets. You will acquire hands on experience from idea to final product and then get to see your work to out into the market!

The Product Design Engineer's primary responsibilities will include:

- Designing new products to brief and price point

- Design and development of product ranges from initial design brief to first design run.

- Produce prototypes, and go on to test and validate these designs.

- The Product Design Engineer will need to produce both Technical and manufacturing documentation for approval

- This role will also require strong communication and collaboration with manufacturing facilities to introduce prototype designs into full production.

- Product testing in controlled environments - a confident swimmer is required!

This Product design engineer role will be perfect for those with :

- A HND/Degree or equivalent in Product or Industrial design, or someone with the equivalent industry experience.

- A strong working knowledge of both 2D AutoCAD and Microsoft Office, as well as good experience with the likes of Corel Draw and Adobe Illustrator.

- you will have excellent communication skills, great attention to detail and be highly motivated in order to drive projects to completion.

The Ideal Product Design Engineer will:

- Have a background in Design for manufacture, and experience in marine safety or PPE would be an advantage.

- Any experience with Sewn and bonded or RF welded structures would be an advantage, as well as a knowledge of pattern making or tailoring.

For more information please get in touch.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.