CAD Engineer - Underframe

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CAD Engineer - Underframe

Do you have NX design experience within Body in White or Closures? Are you looking for a long term rolling contract? We are recruiting a design engineer for underframes to join our luxury automotive OEM client.

Job Description

Job Purpose

The job holder will work on the realisation of component design & package on all aspects of the Body Structure (BIW and Closures) in order to produce finished detailed CAD designs.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks

* CAD design and modelling of Body Structures components, from concept into production
* Creation and development of 2D sections during the early design phase
* 3D model annotation (or preparation of detailed drawings where applicable)
* Completion of 3D models to meet modelling attribute requirements
* Assistance in the preparation of Engineering Release packs
* Use of Teamcenter Visualization Mockup to review and present design concepts and solutions
* Work under the direction of Chief Engineer, Principal Engineer, Project Engineer, PMST leader or CAD Lead Engineer as necessary on a day-to-day basis
* Support of issue resolution during pre-production, launch phase and post Job 1.

Qualifications & Experience

* Educated to a minimum of HND level (NQF level 5) or equivalent in an engineering related discipline, or can demonstrate experience within Body Structures engineering;
* Skilled in automotive component and body system design using NX5 (or later versions) -consideration will be given to those with CATIA V5 experience who can demonstrate relevant component design knowledge;
* Knowledge of TeamCenter;
* Knowledge and experience of Body in White and Closures, in particular one or more of the following: metal castings, extrusions, pressings/forming, RTM, SMC & C/F panels;
* Basic knowledge of component manufacturing, tooling requirements & lead times.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Aiden Howgill


Aiden specialises in contract recruitment within the Automotive industry, recruiting for a range of roles within design, purchasing, quality and simulation engineering.