Bee Lighting is searching for a Design Engineer to assist Design Team Leaders in day to day design activities, creating a range of bespoke lighting products, mainly in the automotive sector. Recent projects have included custom made lighting solutions for a number of prestige vehicle manufacturers and unique assemblies for prototype and special project vehicles.
Your job will be to create and maintain part, assembly and general arrangement drawings using Catia V5 CAD, you will need to create and justify design proposals and specify manufacturing methods that take into account customer requirements, resources and cost awareness for manufacture. You will present design proposals to customers and communicate progress as well as specify and develop prototypes and functional models.
Other key duties:
Carry out feasibility studies, package checks and reviews for each design
Select evaluate and apply proprietary components for assemblies and systems to meet customer quality, rationalisation and cost requirements
Maintain concise records and documentation in the form of a project folder to allow complete traceability of the projects development
Define part numbers and assembly structures to develop into Bills of Materials
Create and complete Engineering Change Notes
Efficiently and effectively liaise with internal team members and customers
Assist in initiating and maintaining relationships with external suppliers
You will have an interest in Design Engineering and will ideally have experience in 3D CAD systems, preferably Catia V5. It’s important that you are flexible and able to manage your own time effectively and attention to detail is key along with a methodical and analytical approach to your work. At times you will be required to work independently and you may be required to travel to visit customers and suppliers so you will need good communication skills and be happy to travel when necessary (this could be in the UK or globally)
Experience and Skills Required:
3D CAD, ideally Catia V5
We are based in Redditch @ B98 9PL
About Bee Lighting:
We are a tight knit team consisting of some of the best lighting talent in the industry who bring a mix of creative and technical expertise to Bee. We take a proactive and flexible approach to every challenge and work with our customers collaboratively, developing great partnerships along the way. We recently became part of a group of companies that include Pektron, an electronics manufacturer with a number of high profile automotive and agricultural clients, this partnership will open up new opportunities for both companies so we are looking forward to exciting times ahead!
To find out more about this vacancy, please call 01332 832424 or email your CV directly using the form below.