CAD Tooling Engineer

Job Title: CAD Tooling Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Up to £36.90 per hour + No Benefits
Start Date: ASAP - Subject to Clearance
Reference: 1611-19_1516629349
Contact Name: Amanda Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2018 13:55

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit a Tooling CAD Engineer for a Nuclear establishment based in Reading (Private organisation). The position is for an estimated 12 months + contract and paying up to £36.90 per hour on a Ltd / Umbrella basis for a 40 hour week. Candidates must hold a degree to qualify (unfortunately HND/HNC is not acceptable for this position). Our client works a 9 day fortnight and site will be closed every other Friday.

Successful applicants will be required to be Security Cleared to top secret level prior to appointment and must hold a British Passport and UK residency for the past 10 years or more to qualify.

Job / Role Purpose
Provide a CAD based design service supporting the Manufacturing Engineers, Operational Facilities, Production Agencies and/or Programmes across the company, in the provision of tooling and equipment that meets the needs of manufacturing processes within delegated areas of responsibility.

Key Accountabilities
* To ensure that the design, procurement, prove-out and operation of tooling and equipment is safe, cost effective, maintainable, controlled and configured in accordance with company standards, the Manufacturing Authority procedures and current legislation.

Key Responsibilities
That all technical aspects of new and current tooling and equipment within designated area of responsibility are available and underwritten, including but not limited to:

* Design of tooling or equipment utilising Siemens NX software
* Presentation of the design at process and/or design reviews
* Production (or management of the production) of all Technical Product Specifications in support of the design (drawings, specifications, MI's etc.)
* Manage the modification of existing tooling and equipment as required in accordance with MFG 1168 including the preparation and maintenance of CAN's
* Produce and maintain Design History Files utilising Siemens Teamcenter
* Procurement (or assist in the procurement) of tooling and equipment and act as technical authority during manufacture
* Prove out the tool or equipment in conjunction with the ME
* Assist the ME in the commissioning of the tool or equipment
* Act as Technical Authority during the life and disposal of the tool or equipment
* To ensure responsibilities are understood and applied with regard to the Company's Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards
* To safeguard Company information and assets from unauthorised access or disclosure, reporting security breaches and apply security at all times

* Engineering Degree (BA, BSc, MSc, MEng, MA, PhD) in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering, with an Engineering Apprenticeship or recognised formal training in Mechanical Engineering

* Advanced working knowledge of CAD techniques, preferably Siemens NX software
* Advanced knowledge of Manufacturing Techniques and Processes
* Advances knowledge of Product Definition (Drawing) Standards
* UK Health and Safety Legislation
* Quality Standards and Procedures
* Configuration Management
* Advanced knowledge of the Product lifecycle Management of data (PLM)

* Proven product design experience preferably in a production support area including the generation / modification of design documentation packages including supporting calculations and reports
* Practical experience of machine tools, production activities and processes

* Good interpersonal skills and an ability to interact at all levels
* Advanced skills in the use of a variety of Computer Software packages including 3D CAD Systems, preferably Siemens NX / Siemens Teamcentre software (Unigraphics, Inventor or Solidworks will be considered)
* Application of product design standards
* Competent in the writing of Technical Reports and presenting of technical information

* A determination to succeed and a high degree of flexibility are essential
* To work effectively with others towards common objectives
* To be clear and unambiguous in Technical Communication
* Demonstrable and sound safety culture
* Client care and repeat business are intrinsic to the role you will need to demonstrate an aptitude of effective communication with our clients that supports this key business objective

Special Requirements
* To be fit and able to work on a nuclear licensed site
* Full UK driving licence with own transport

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec, part of the Sitec Group. The services advertised by Sitec are those of an Employment Business.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.