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Design Engineer

As the world leader in metal packaging technology, Crown designs and manufactures a wide range of innovative and sustainable metal packaging solutions. Our customers are some of the world’s largest and most-respected companies.

About this opportunity

The Role

Based at Dockfield Road, Shipley, you will generate assembly and component detailed drawings from CAD models, co-ordinate with production engineering to optimise assembly/component Design for Manufacture (DFM) and co-ordinate with quality department to define incoming inspection requirements to verify component quality


Hands on and with a genuine passion and understanding of machines and how they work, you will have great attention to detail and be able to bring innovation into the role and our client.

Job Requirements

  • Experienced user of CAD systems to generate models and drawings
  • Formal technical qualification to degree level, or equivalent, in a mechanical engineering discipline
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerance principles and standards (ISO), material properties and standards, machining methods and techniques.
  • Knowledge of configuration management (BoM), and Material Resource Planning (MRP) packages.
  • Technical knowledge of packaging machinery, sensor technologies/solutions, electrical drive systems, mechanical transmission systems and hydraulic, pneumatic, and lubrication systems.

Package and further details

The hours for this role are 37.5 hours per week Monday – Friday office flexi. Salary available £36,000 - £38,000 per annum, depending on experience, plus 15 % bonus.

What Crown can offer you? 

  • the opportunity to build a career in a multi-cultural environment
  • to be rewarded fairly and promoted based on merit and performance  
  • professional and personal development through training and work experiences 
  • strong engagement and commitment to the safety of our employees  

Join us and become part of an international team of professionals who are passionate about sustainable packaging.  

Equal opportunity 

Crown is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, religion, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. 

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Design Engineer

Requisition ID:  331

Shipley, GB, BD17 7AY

Functional Area:  Manufacturing
Experience Level:  Experienced professional
Type of Contract:  Permanent

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