Our client, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of material handling equipment is looking for a Product Designer to join their company located in Richards Bay in KZN. The vacancy is for a Product Designer within an Engineering Design Team.
Main job function
The team’s core function is to take ownership for the support and strategic development of several vehicle functional systems: Vehicle suspension, Wheelsets, Hydraulics and Pneumatics, Cylinders, Operator Cabins. The role focuses primarily on the full lifecycle development of new design solutions to ensure that our client’s product remains at the cutting edge of technology and competitiveness.
Apply Engineering Design Process to generate, evaluate and present design concepts.
Generate 3D parametric models and 2D manufacturing and assembly drawings.
Complete projects within the agreed timelines and adhering to overall project schedules.
Undertake and manage laboratory and field testing of new concepts to evaluate the performance.
Take ownership and provide technical support and trouble-shooting for areas of responsibility