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Junior Design Engineer

Thetford, Norfolk
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Junior Design Engineer Norfolk Relocation or commuting 5 days a week is required DOE A brilliant design opportunity has risen to join an ambitious Aerospace interiors company focused on innovation, quality, and sustainability, taking the industry by storm. As a Junior Design Engineer, we are looking for candidates with months of experience in a Design position, ready to step up to the next level. Personal mentorship, endless opportunities, and the chance to establish yourself within a serious future competitor in the Aerospace interiors market make this company stand out from most. A passion for all things engineering and Aerospace is key to succeeding, alongside experience in best practice modelling and drawing techniques in CAD, understanding PDM systems, and knowledge/experience of the latest manufacturing techniques. Responsibilities of the Junior Design Engineer Take responsibility for assigned elements of the seat design, ensuring parts and assemblies are designed to achieve an integrated seat and aircraft installation design solution. Continually drive the design towards DFM (design for manufacture) and DFA (design for assembly). Generate and contribute to the generation of development timing plans, and actively engage in measures to adhere to the plan. Produce high quality 3D & 2D design definitions using Solidworks and PDM, along with supporting documentation. Liaise with certification, test, and stress teams to ensure designs meet the structural and aircraft airworthiness requirements. To work closely with suppliers to develop the design, taking into consideration supplier capability and piece cost, as well as identifying & exploiting opportunities for technical or commercial advantage. Manage, track and report to ensure adherence to programme deliverables on time and to the right quality. Liaise with internal and, where applicable, external customers to ensure design requirements are understood and achieved. Perform fundamental engineering hand calculations (including stress and stiffness) to substantiate the design of the product where necessary. Desired experience for the Junior Design Engineer A Mechanical Engineering Degree (or equivalent). Diligent, enthusiastic, and driven, with an excellent work ethic, and a can do attitude. Highly adaptable and capable of making decisions in a fast and pressured environment. Experience in the latest manufacturing techniques such as injection mouldings, vacuum forming, castings, forgings, extrusions, and machining from solid. Ideally structural design experience
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  • Job Reference: 707260186-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Orion Electrotech
    Orion Electrotech
  • Location: Thetford, Norfolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent