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Design Engineer

A Design Engineer role involves developing products and manufacturing processes using computer aided software such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks, and Inventor etc. These drawings are used to manufacture prototypes which can then be tested before they are mass produced. The Design Engineers role also involves looking at new technologies and materials through research & development and market data.
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Design Engineer

Working as a Design Engineer is an exciting career that allows you to become a specialist in how things are made. Duties include:

  • Consulting with clients to determine product requirements
  • Turning concepts into designs
  • Testing designs to work out specifications
  • Improve product development

Trainee Sheet Metal Worker

£24,000 p/a

Permanent

Maldon, Essex

Have you worked in a workshop or engineering environment? Or do you have an interest in working for a metalwork/manufacturing company? If you said yes to either question and live near Maldon then please get in touch!

Date: 21st May 2024

Job ref: HQ00087156_1716284405

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Trainee Panel Wirer

£18,000 - £24,000 p/a

Permanent

Witham, Essex

Looking to start a career in electrical manufacture? If so, a busy industrial electrical manufacturing company in Witham are looking to recruit a Trainee Panel Wirer to build complex control panels. The company supply a variety of fully equipped control panels, relay panels, enclosures, replacement...

Date: 21st May 2024

Job ref: 92431_1716281260

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Head of Global Service and Support

£65,000 - £75,000 p/a

Permanent

Colchester, Essex

A leading electronics manufacturing are a global presence and a strong commitment to innovation are recruiting are a strategic leader with a passion for customer satisfaction and a track record of excellence in technical support. Serving a diverse range of industries, including automotive,...

Date: 21st May 2024

Job ref: 92408_1716271206

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Assembly Operative

£12.00 p/h

Permanent

Ipswich, Suffolk

We are looking for assembly operatives in Ipswich, Suffolk! If you have any form of mechanical engineering experience, then please get in touch!

Date: 20th May 2024

Job ref: HQ00090093_1716218651

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Design Engineer

£40,000 - £45,000 p/a

Permanent

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

We have a specialist family run manufacturer, based on the outskirts of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, who are in need of a versatile design and development engineer to join their growing team.

Date: 20th May 2024

Job ref: 92483_1716215579

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Design Engineer FAQ'S

What Skills & Experience Do I Need?

You need extensive knowledge of design and development engineering as well as work experience. Most design engineers gain this while doing their degree or other vocational qualifications. Other skills include:

  • Technical skills on design software
  • Good mathematical and vocabulary skills
  • Creativity is needed to develop designs
  • Critical thinking and observation skills
  • Teamworking so you can collaborate with other teams

What's the Average Salary?

The average salary for a Design Engineer in Essex is £40,000, although the figure can fluctuate depending on industry, location, and experience. As you gain more experience and become more qualified, you will find that your overall salary can increase to over £55,000. You can also increase your salary by working in industries that require specialist skills, such as biomedical or electronics

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