Product Designer

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Product Designer

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

Product Designer

£50,000 - £55,000

Peterborough

Very exciting opportunity to join a well-established business with development and innovation at the heart of what they do.

Our long-standing client are pioneers within their market sector and are not shy of investing in themselves leading to significant revelations year on year.

The role

  • Design and develop new and innovative injection moulded products using a range of recycled plastic derivatives particularly Polypropylene.
  • Reporting directly to the Technical Manager you will be proactive in following up new concepts and ensuring any new designs are technically producible using existing technology.
  • Liaise closely with all stakeholders in the development of the products and ensure all design and technical briefs are being met.
  • Keep up to date with current standards for plastic manufactured products within the construction and house building markets.
  • Conduct site visits to review existing products and investigate possible new opportunities.

Experience

  • Working knowledge of designing and using Polypropylene and other plastic based materials and their design and manufacturing techniques and tooling.
  • Previous experience in running FEA simulations on steel & plastic designs.
  • Understanding of the financial aspects of your actions and decision-making process
  • Good understanding of SolidWorks Professional
  • Be open to designing products in other material types.

Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Death in service benefit
  • Full sick pay capped at 30 days per annum
  • Eye care
  • Benefits portal
  • On site parking