Graduate CAD Engineer - CVL Group

Salary: £23, 000 depending on experience
Location: West Midlands
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Engineering, Computing & IT, Science & Technology

Commercial Vehicle Linings Ltd working in partnership with the University of Wolverhampton (KEEN)

This position is part funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

This will initially be a fixed-term project with potential for the candidate to secure a permanent position upon completion of the project

Role: Graduate CAD Engineer

CVL Group is a rapidly expanding, privately owned company based in South Shropshire (Craven Arms) which operates in the automotive commercial vehicle market, providing high quality engineered van lining solutions in both ply-wood and plastic materials. The company works closely with all major OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) and most of the largest commercial vehicle providers in the UK and Europe delivering products and services to over 30,000 vehicles per annum.

The Role:
This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious mechanical engineering graduate with an understanding of manufacturing and production and a genuine interest in a career in engineering.

A new Product Data Management (PDM) system is in place, but as yet is not fully functional. The project is to fully establish the PDM by bringing all engineering drawings up to date and adding all supporting technical information to create a highly sophisticated database system.


The successful candidate will:
• have a good degree in Mechanical Engineering or related subject
• be experienced with 2D/3D CAD
• possess highly developed verbal and written English language skills
• be self-motivated, enthusiastic and able to project-manage this development.

Ideally the candidate will also have some experience with Product Data Management (PDM) systems.

Support: This role will be supported throughout by an academic mentor from the University of Wolverhampton

The successful candidate will be based at CVL Ltd in Craven Arms, south Shropshire.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for this role by 21st February, 2018. Please note that if you have not been contacted within four weeks of the closing date, you can assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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