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CAD Design Engineer

at Jobop Ireland
Location Carlow, Ireland
Date Posted May 13, 2022
Category Technical and Engineering
Job Type Permanent (Full-time)
Salary Range €50,001 to €55,000


Job title: Design Engineer

Reports to: Sales Manager

Location: Carlow

Start: ASAP

Salary: €45-55k DOE plus benefits


Our client is an expanding engineering fabrication company providing expertise in the design and manufacture of specialist jigs and fixtures for the aerospace and medical devices industries. They are looking to recruit an experienced Design Engineer with at least 3 years’ experience from a high precision engineering background.


Candidate Profile: The successful candidate should have the following:

Degree in mechanical or similar engineering and or toolmaking experience with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in technical product design using 3D CAD, Solidworks or similar. Good working knowledge of MS Office.

Experience in translating customer requirements into a productive design plan with efficient personal skills, strong work ethic and good communication skills.

Fluency in written and spoken English.

Applicants who require work authorisation are not being considered at this time.


Job Profile:

Produce detailed designs for jigs, fixtures, and special purpose tooling to support their Med-tech customers and be responsible for transitioning these design requirements onto production.


Main duties:

Understand the customer brief/remit, develop scope of works, concepts and working designs.

Discuss with sales/customer as required the design concepts and ensure that final design fits exactly with customer brief.

Specify material, design, and production requirements to meet client expectations.

Ensure design timelines are set and followed correctly.

Liaise with production and quality functions throughout the entire process

At all times provide best value working design solutions to technical problems.

Work effectively within a multi-disciplinary environment such that designs consider the impact across all relevant disciplines such as quality, production, etc.

Ensure that all documentation is managed according to the requirements of the job/projects.

Responsibility for ensuring that your work is conducted accurately and with due diligence.

Actively contribute to continuous improvement activities in the company.

Working with sales to develop and nurture a strong and sustained relationship with the customer.

Excellent career prospects