UK/Ireland Job #1884

Development Engineer



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Date Posted

April 10, 2024



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Development Engineer Job Description

Development Engineer

Salary – Circa £35,000 DOE
Location – In office, Wantage

We’re supporting a global leader in packaging innovation, they have been operating for over four decades and are a powerhouse in designing, manufacturing, and distributing packaging solutions for both consumer & industrial sectors.

As a pioneer in packaging solutions globally, they’re growing rapidly and are looking for passionate Development Engineers to join their thriving team. If you're ready to be part of a global force transforming the way products are packaged and delivered, this company is the place for you!

Responsibilities, but are not limited to

  • Use CAD (SolidWorks) to design metal packaging components, tools, and machine parts
  • Organise and undertake product as well as process development work in the technical facilities: setting up equipment and manufacturing samples for testing, demonstration, and customer trials
  • Evaluation and proving of new product specifications
  • Generation of product manufacturing standards and specifications
  • Transfer technology into the manufacturing plants, preparing the necessary documentation, providing. commissioning support and demonstrating capability against dimensional and performance requirements
  • Provide a problem-solving resource to the operations, helping resolve manufacturing issues
  • Conducting product testing, and proving product and process specification changes

Experiences required

  • Must have similar professional industry experience within manufacturing or engineering environments
  • Educated to degree/HNC level or time served through apprenticeship or placements
  • Competent user of SolidWorks or similar: Solid Edge, Inventor or Fusion 360
  • Extensive experience in designing for manufacture, assembly & installation (DFM, DFA)


Monday to Friday | 25 Day Annual Leave | Pension up to 9% | Life Assurance | BUPA Cash Plan | Employee Assistance Program | Group Income Protection | Onsite Gym + Classes | Onsite Canteen + Subsidised Food & Drink | Occupation Health | Onsite Treatments | Social & Wellbeing Committee | Social Clubs

Key Skills – Engineer, Manufacture, Production, Workshop, CAD, 3D, SolidWorks, Solid Edge, Fusion 360, DFM, DFMA, Design for Manufacture, Production Drawing Packs, Packaging, Machinery, Components, Tooling, Development Engineer, Metalwork


Call 01636 392777 to speak with TriMech Recruitment Representative Josh Wright about this role and other , , job opportunities.

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