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Advertiser: Hamlin Knight

Job Title: Senior Designer
Rate:£32K to £38K Per Year
Description: My client is looking for a Senior Design Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Role

The Designer prepares detailed fabrication-assembly drawings, bills of materials, procurement cut sheets, and basic structural-mechanical calculations for individual project elements or stock assets. The Designer's work is administered by the Studio Managers, but they are expected to work individually and interface directly with other managers, fabricators, third party engineers, vendors, and clients.

Key Responsibilities:
• Create the detailed fabrication and assembly drawings, bills of materials and cut sheets for final review
• Create the basic element geometry model for review with design managers, then update as requested
• Prepare early conceptual concept renderings to aid in client sales and project/asset development efforts
• Meet with Studio Managers for handing off and brainstorming the preliminary concepts into detailed design phase
• Work with Studio Manager to confirm or revise the design hours estimated for each individual project element
• Gather and compile all project information required to responsibly design the element, highlighting the missing items
• Research stock or purchased component and material availability, vendors, and pricing
• Collaborate with co-designers to ensure proper interface with other show elements, and no voids or overlaps in scope
• Oversee the development and testing of functional scale or full-size prototypes
• Update drawings as requested by management, production, third party engineering, or client feedback
• Distribute documentation to fabrication, machining, purchasing, project management, third party engineers, and health-safety
• Support fabrication, testing, and installation issues and troubleshooting, including possible on-site support
• Generate final as-built documentation for finished project element or asset

Skills and Educational Background Experience:

• Basic knowledge of structural and mechanical manufacturing components and fabrication techniques
• Sound organizational skills for success in a fast paced, creative work environment
• Good communication and interpersonal skills for a collaborative workplace
• Solid computer proficiency in AutoCAD 3D and Microsoft Office, Solidworks or Inventor a plus
• Mechanical or Structural Engineering Degree
• Entertainment Technology Degree
• Architecture Degree
• Product Design Degree
• Extensive industry experience equivalent to a degree

On Offer is a salary of 34,000 to 38,000 Dependent on Experience plus Additional Benefits

Hamlin Knight is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy in this instance

Skills Required: Senior Designer
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Contact: Jason Duffy Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 0114 279 2617 Contact Fax:
Reference: JD/1894777 Added: 13-02-2018
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