Applications Engineer

Want to work with “Best in Class” high quality products? All this in a business where you are encouraged to think outside the box? Work local in a global role. Use your Design / Applications Engineering skills to propel you into a long term career with an International Profitable Business.
BASIC SALARY: Up to £40,000 Basic
· 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
· Private Health Care for you and family
· Annual Bonus
· Flexible Hours
· 5% Pension Contribution from us
LOCATION: Dudley, West Midlands
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: You should be based commutable to our offices: Dudley, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Wolverhampton, Smethwick, West Bromwich
JOB DESCRIPTION: Applications Engineer / Design Engineer / Project Engineer – Pipe and Support Systems
No two days will ever be the same. We are a project driven business, so there is a huge variety in the work we do. We’re regarded globally as one of the best in design / applications / installation and commissioning of piping support systems, meaning our expertise is often called upon.
You will be working as part of our UK team of 17 reporting into the Engineering Manager and supporting all areas of the business. Using your Design Engineer skills, you will be draughting in AutoCad (2D) although for more specialist pipe support systems you will be designing custom parts (3D).
This is a site based role with regular customer visits – you will be on customer sites across the UK and Ireland a few times per month, usually lasting for 2-3 days per time. There are also international trips, usually lasting for 1 week to 10 days, roughly 2-3 times per year.
Customers will regularly approach us for our consultancy work too – this will see you becoming involved in piping stress analysis, installation and design consultancy on the commissioning of equipment.
We will put you through a rigorous training programme in the UK & Germany to get you up to speed, with a personal training and development plan set up for you to achieve your career goals.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Applications Engineer / Design Engineer / Project Engineer – Pipe and Support Systems
What you will be doing:
· Support on customer visits predominantly across the UK & Ireland, with some further international travel too.
· Draughting in AutoCad (2D & 3D)
· Providing technical support to internal and external stakeholders
· Stress testing and data analysis
· Design Consultancy on the commissioning of piping support systems
Your job encompasses a huge variety of different things, as you will participate in projects at various stages.
PERSON SPECIFICATION: Applications Engineer / Design Engineer / Project Engineer – Pipe and Support Systems
You MUST have either: Full Apprenticeship, ONC / HNC / HND or a degree in Mechanical Engineering
Your Experience will come as a Design / Applications / Project Engineer, most probably from one of the following sectors/products: Power Generation, Nuclear, Petrochem, Fluid, Pipes, Water, HVAC (any industry with moving fluids / gases) Valves, Actuators, Vessels
Experience draughting in 2D, ideally with AutoCad but experience with SolidWorks or another design package would be fine
Flexibility. There is travel in this role across the UK and Ireland, with some international travel too.
We are a small, agile team of 17 who are part of a larger, global group. Our UK team is made up of Project Engineers, Design Engineers, Sales Team, Workshop Staff and admin Team. We’re viewed as the best in our industry, and have a loyal customer following. We design, manufacture and install industrial pipe supports across the globe. We also provide consultancy services such as testing, stress analysis, site surveys, on-site design and planning and more. As part of a bigger group, we boast over 500 employees with a turnover of over £150 million per year.
We offer true flexibility to our staff, treating people as people. Our projects keep our work exciting and customers come back to us due to our ‘Out of the Box’ mentality and quality of work.
There is a real opportunity to become the Engineering Team Manager, or move into the wider Group, transferring into a truly global role.
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Applications Engineer, Application Engineer, Design Engineer, Project Engineer, Service Engineer, Commissioning Engineer, Installation Engineer, Technical Engineer, Sales Engineer, Technician, SolidWorks, AutoCad, TEKLA, Pipes, Piping, Stress Analysis, Nuclear, Petrochem, LNG, Solar, HVAC, Water, Petrochemical, Conventional Power Plants, Structural Support, Construction, Mechanical,
INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.
Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
REF: AD16018, Wallace Hind Selection

Type: Permanent