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Design & Project Engineer


The Role

Full time Design and Project engineer required to work in a fast-paced design office


Applicant must demonstrate the following:

  • Good communication skills due to probability of being first point of contact with new and existing customers as well as internal departments and suppliers.

  • Show good organisational skills to allow occupant to keep to a schedule

  • Must be prepared to work overtime to meet project requirements, often at short notice

  • Work closely with the sales team to generate and complete designs from basic concept sketches.

  • Able to create 3D models within the required software and work them through Altec’s Design Procedure’s including the below:

  • Internal design review’s

  • Customer Approval

  • Drawing Check off

  • Handover to manufacturing

  • Create Detail and GA drawings which will be used within the manufacture environment

  • Support needs of shop floor staff during the Manufacture/Assembly/Commission of Machines

  • Create and oversee FAT/SAT tests on machines 

  • Ability to prepare risk assessments, manuals, documentation in line with UKCA (CE) requirements

  • Create Lists of BO equipment to enable purchasing to be carried out

  • Work to Project timing plans while Liaising with Project Manager to manage projects within time and budget constraints

Additional Information

  • 37.75 hours plus overtime

  • 25 days holiday plus statutory holidays

  • Strong Inventor and/or SolidWorks experience essential

  • Qualified to BTEC ONC/HNC or equivalent preferred

  • Experience of special purpose equipment design and manufacture desirable

  • Project Management experience desirable

  • Machining experience would be an advantage

  • Good PC skills, including Microsoft Office products

  • Full UK driving licence

  • Willing to travel, primarily within the UK

To apply, please send an e-mail to - quoting the job title and attach your CV.

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