Development Engineer

Thomas Dudley Limited offer a unique opportunity for talented individuals to invent, design and develop new products to challenge the current sanitary ware market and set the direction for our products throughout the UK & European markets.

We are looking for a Development Engineer to work within our expanding design team to help develop innovative new products that meet or exceed our expectations and help support our vision of excellence and quality. Our designers will develop products from initial concepts through to manufacture using their abilities to ensure seamless integration of future generations of our products.

Your bit…

  • Plan design projects from concept to sale
  • Use your knowledge of mechanical engineering and the injection moulding process for product optimisation to improve both design and performance
  • Apply innovative problem solving skills
  • Work with our in house specialists to develop products that maintain highest standards
  • Take an active, hands-on role to ensure all engineering problems are resolved thoroughly
  • Design and build prototypes of chosen concepts
  • Use our established test processes, best engineering practice and discipline to deliver robust solutions in agreed timescales
  • Understand tolerance analysis and design for manufacture principals
  • Maintain all supporting documentation to ensure accurate integration with all other departments within the company

Prepare and deliver design reviews to departmental managers and directors at board level as required

What you need to do it…

  • A qualification at either degree level or HND and 5+ years’ experience in design engineering
  • Ideally a working history with flow control, water flow or valve design
  • Previous experience of mechanical engineering
  • Excellent knowledge, appreciation and understanding of design for injection moulding
  • Good verbal communication skills and confident presentation skills
  • The ability to work individually or within a team environment

Our bit…

  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Competitive salary reflecting experience
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 25 flexible day’s holiday + Statutory

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