Sandvik Coromant, are the world’s leading supplier of tools, tooling solutions and know-how to the manufacturing industry. We are currently looking for a knowledgeable and innovative Design Engineer to join our team in Sheffield. The R&D team are responsible for designing all solid drills as well as products for composite machining and further developing competence in these areas. The role will primarily involve working with composite materials.
Key performance areas
The role will involve:
Monitoring machining/application trends, patents and competitors. Report writing of findings for both internal and external use.Working with key Customers on long term Research and Development collaborations.Initiating, planning and carrying out competence building activities, to support the product development for composite tools and to increase the global knowledge level of the team.Working on product development projects, idea and plan generation, material and tool acquisition, arrange testing, carry out interpretations and reporting on results.Monitoring trends in composite materials in use by our customers, especially in the automotive and aerospace industry.
We are looking for someone with a degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science or similar discipline. A high level of computer literacy, particularly in the application of Microsoft Office. Industrial experience in either production or use of fibre reinforced composite materials. Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and be able to work effectively as part of a team. Experience in machining would be advantageous.
We place great value on your personal qualities in this recruitment; we need someone who is innovative in their approach to work and commitment to lifelong learning and development.
We actively work to create a workplace that is characterised by diversity and inclusion.
Listed: 01 Feb 2018
Expires: 01 Mar 2018
Contact: Eliane Camara
Telephone: 0800 652 0011