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A design engineer working on a bespoke solution in our workshop

We are looking for an exceptional Design Engineer to work on products that truly make a difference to people’s lives.

Salary: Starting from £24,214, rising to £26,220, dependent upon experience

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Location: Designability, Department D1, Royal United Hospital, Bath, BA1 3NG

About the role

This is a role for a talented individual who can understand the needs of people and translate them into the best possible solutions, balancing priorities of complexity, time and cost. You will have a willingness to learn and to get stuck in to all challenges that come your way.

This role requires a proactive approach and a passion for the work that we do.

You will have a degree (2:1 or above) in product design, mechanical design or engineering and experience in a product development role. Demonstrable experience of CAD, prototyping, evaluation and testing, design for manufacture, production and manufacturing processes is also required. Ideally, you will have worked within a formal quality management system and have experience of contractor and supplier management, including subcontracting of manufacturing and assembly.

The post comes with a competitive benefits package, including a generous paid holiday entitlement and membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme.

If successful you will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check as you may work with vulnerable people.

Closing date: Friday 31 May 2019
Interview date: To be confirmed.

We kindly request no contact from recruitment agencies. Thank you.