Graduate Product Development Engineer
Brighouse, Halifax, Huddersfield

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Discipline: Design, HVAC, Refrigeration

Speciality: HVAC

UK Residency Required: Yes

Salary: £18000 - £20000

Apply by: 05/09/2019

Min Experience: years


Our client, a leading HVAC-R plant manufacturer are looking to recruit a Graduate Product Development Engineer to join the team on a permanent basis at their site in Brighouse. This role has been created due to growth within the business which has made room for a new member of the team. The successful candidate will be involved in all aspect of Costing/ Estimating and Design of a range of HVAC-R Plant from Water Fan Coils, Chillers to Air Conditioing and Refrigeraton Systems.. Interested candidates must have a Mechanical Engineering degree and be proficient in 2D and 3D CAD modelling.

Role Description

  • Assist in the specification of new products, including liaison with customer’s and our sales / marketing team to complete feasibility studies for management review.
  • Project plan and identify resources for projects with the use of Gant charts etc. to ensure projects are completed on time, in full and to specification.
  • Integral part of the PRM team (Product road map) organising monthly product reviews across the product range involving other employees from across the business.
  • The co-ordination of their own priorities to meet the needs of technical services, new projects and the needs for value engineering.
  • Provide product support to other departments.
  • Produce accurate technical drawings from information provided.
  • Efficiently complete the mechanical, electrical and refrigeration design of new or modified existing products to the Company’s drafting standards and procedures.
  • Creation & maintenance of Bills of Materials.
  • Assist in the building and wiring of prototypes and first offs.
  • Take part in the implementation of testing processes and building of test rigs in line with requirements.
  • Calibrate test equipment in accordance with procedure.
  • Complete testing in line with engineering requirements and in accordance with procedures.
  • Accurately document test data and file test reports correctly within the established system and in accordance with the Company quality procedures.
  • Produce Line process documents from information provided.
  • Assist in the specification of new products, including liaison with customer’s sales / marketing and complete feasibility studies for management review.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Degree Qualified in an Mechanical Engineering Discipline
  • Able to create design in both 2D and 3D
  • Good practical and theoretical understanding of fundamental engineering principles.
  • Open Minded attitude.
  • Innovative thinker but with the ability to prioritise
  • Full UK Driving License

Note: This vacancy is being advertised by Apex Engineering Solutions Ltd who are acting as an Employment Agency