Design Engineer / Product Designer in Newmarket, Suffolk

Applying for the Design Engineer / Product Designer role

Claydon manufacture heavy agricultural equipment specialising in the Claydon Direct Seed Drill (patented product) and the Claydon Straw Harrow. We are a medium size family owned business set on a farm in Suffolk. We are expanding at quite a rate and are keen to find the right members to add to the team.
Job Title: Design Engineer / Product Designer
Location: Suffolk / Newmarket
Salary: £23,000 - £32,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Engineering
Sub Sector: Design
Job Reference No: DesEngMay17

Job Description

Claydon Yieldometer Ltd also known as Claydon Drills is a family owned company that has expanded at a phenomenal rate. Their exports markets are currently their primary markets, mainly into the EU, they are building relationships into the Americas and Australasia as well.
Claydon has a relatively small team (around 50) who research, design, develop, manufacture and sell agricultural products directly to the end user or through distribution networks. Claydon keep all their support in house as they believe it to be key to develop market leading machinery. The Claydon family are a farming family ideally placing them to move this company forward.

Position: Design Engineer / Product Designer
Salary: Dependant on Calibre of Applicant.

Claydon require a Design Engineer / Product Designer to work as a key member of the R&D and Production team to ensure good progression of product design, development of new products for the market, good clear documentation of developments and communication of those developments to the manufacturing team, marketing team, service team and sales team. This role has plenty of room for growth for the right candidate as company rapidly increases in size.
The successful candidate will ideally be educated to HND Level or higher (or have enough relevant experience), be an enthusiastic and motivated individual who wants to develop, have a good working knowledge of 3D CAD systems (preferably SolidWorks), competent in the Adobe Suite (InDesign and Photoshop), data structure, have experience in heavy machinery design and a good understanding and a keen interest in agriculture and agricultural machinery.
To reward this; is a competitive salary, 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension scheme, you will be working in a small friendly team in a rural location, there is plenty of room for development as the company and the department grows, you will be involved in many aspects of the business, there is opportunity to travel and visit exhibitions for market research. You will be reporting directly to the Operations Director.

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