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Automotive Design Engineer



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Up to £40,000 per year


Full Time, Full-time


Aerospace & Automotive

Date posted:

15th Nov 2021

Proactive Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced automotive design engineer for a leading UK vehicle converting company based in Sandbach. This is a permanent position with a internationally growing company with big plans!

This is a pivotal position within the Group. The successful candidate must have an Engineering Degree, experience of engineering & design in a busy engineering office. Automotive conversion sector experience is preferred but not essential, proficient in Solid Works 3D or equivalent with a minimum of 2 years.

If the successful candidate has not previously worked in this sector it will be necessary to come up to speed with the various regulatory standards including CEN 1789 2010, European Whole Vehicle Type Approval, etc. Relevant training provided.

Duties and Responsibilites Include:

·Preparation of workshop instructions & Layout Drawings from Customer Specification

·Attend Customer meetings, update drawings & specifications

·Produce drawings for fabrication and vehicle conversion & liaise with suppliers

·Produce training, maintenance, service manuals & final drawings

·Managing of Change Control.

·Preparation of work instructions for operations

·Use Microsoft Excel to analyse & compile data

·Calculate completed vehicle loadings

·Prepare IIVA applications and regulatory paperwork

·Project assignments as required


Competitive, negotiable salary

29 days holiday including bank holidays

Early finish Fridays


Plus other great benefits!

If you are interested in this role or you would like to know more please apply or call Antony on 0161 661 8000.


Contact Name: Antony Brown
Branch: Manchester

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