Experience working to strict company policy and procedures as well as adherence to industry regulations.
Review and approval of designs
Appreciation of modern creative and lateral thinking strategies such as mind mapping, six thinking hats
Analysis of competition
design for manufacture
design for cost
design for assembly
long track record of supervising designs from concept through to production and ultimately, end use.
quality: concession, ncr etc.
planning resources and monitoring progress
Applied knowledge of:
– Good design practice and Engineering Change Control
– Mechanical engineering principles, e.g. materials, structures, thermal analysis, fluid analysis
– Microsoft Office and Product Data Management (PDM) systems
– Manufacturing processes and materials, e.g. machining, sheet metal, injection moulding, casting, extruding.