Design Engineer

Key result areas

Engineering Management

  • Project Management, testing, and development of new products to meet customer specification targets.

Engineering Design

  • Design and development of valves and other hydraulic / pneumatic products by applying experience and proven principles to achieve specification targets.
  • Engineering design calculations
  • Design Support
  • Analysis and interpretation of technical specifications and standards
  • Test rig design/commissioning
  • Supervision and reporting of development testing
  • Creation of Technical Files, Catalogue Data Sheets, Support Certification activities
  • Write reports for both internal and external circulation.
  • To keep abreast of Engineering developments on all aspects and particular materials, applications, testing and production processes.

Engineering Drawings

  • Production of detailed drawings and related documents.
  • Checking of Engineering drawings and various related documents including


  • Organising and filing of engineering data and records.
  • Creation of development procedures.

Business/Manufacturing Support

  • CI activities to support improvements in Cost, Quality and OTIF including build and test efficiency.
  • Analysis and reporting of products subject to warranty claims
  • Provision of support to assembly, test department, manufacturing, sales, and customers
  • Creation of production procedures

People Management

  • Manage Individual Performance & Development
  • Mentor other team members as appropriate
  • Manage team members when supporting self-projects.
  • Carry out company HR processes appropriate for their role.

Customer Relationship Management

  • Direct contact with customers and suppliers on technical matters, including occasional visits off-site.

Special Features/Skills Required:

Project management, Test rig design/commissioning, Innovation, 3D CAD competence, methodical, report writing, effective communication at various levels. 5 years minimum Engineering experience including valve experience. Preferred, although not mandatory: Onshore/Offshore oil and gas topside/subsea hydraulic control valve experience, although training will be provided.

Qualifications and Skills

Minimum HND in Engineering. Degree preferred.

Job Type:

Full-time – 37 hrs per week.

Monday to Thursday 8am-4.30pm

Finish 1pm on Friday’s. 5 weeks holidays + bank holidays.

Salary – £45-48k (DOE)

Company Contributed Pension scheme and 2 x salary life cover.

Job Location: BH21

Job Information

Job Reference: ES018_1699357205
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Salary From: £45000
Salary To: £48000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Wimborne, Dorset
Job Types: Permanent

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