Product Development/ Technical Engineer(Lighting) -Northwest England
£30,000 - £40,000basic
Our client, a well-established Lighting Manufacturer is seeking a technical professional experienced in lighting design (relux), sales support with good overall awareness of the lighting industry, including LED and lighting controls.
Your responsibilities will include supporting the salesteam in terms of scheme design, technical support, advice and back up which could be based in the office or some remote home based work as well.
Working closely with the production manager you will be involved in taking a brief and turning it into a proposal of a design solution for lighting and luminaires. You will need to field technical questions, understand the lighting systems and products and general design principles in the industry. Design briefs may take the form of a creative design intent, or simply a problem solving project. Your knowledge of manufacturing techniques and standard details should be employed as close as possible to the start of the project.
You should have the ability to discuss, articulately all elements of the design process with colleagues from different parts of the business, eg Factory, Sales and able to work within a small team and with staff at all levels and with partner organisations, suppliers and clients.
This role requires someone who can use their initiative to develop new and beneficial working methods, be receptive to fast moving, challenging and rapidly changing and expanding operations and able to work under pressure in a calm and mature manner.
Office location: 30 miles north of Manchester