Design Engineer – OEM Off highway vehicles

This is an excellent opportunity to join the UK's leading manufacturer of agricultural crop sprayers. We are looking to increase our Design Engineering Department.


Househam Sprayers Ltd has grown rapidly over the last 20 years to secure a large market share in the UK as well as an ever increasing export market across Europe and Worldwide.


The role will involve collaboration on projects so teamwork is essential but you should also be capable of tackling individual tasks under your own initiative.

The Role

  • Interpreting design briefs and providing creative solutions to design problems, experience within heavy duty/off highway vehicles/machinery would be an advantage.  
  • Working on the design and development of new and existing products.

  • Taking ownership of projects and seeing them through

  • Provide technical support to customers and the operational team

  • Working to standardise parts of the machines across the range with continuous improvement in mind.

  • Ensuring designs comply with regulations set by certification bodies.

  • Keeping design technical files up to date.

  • Creating and maintaining bills of materials within the companies MRP system.

  • Creating detail drawings for manufacture to BS8888.

  • Willingness to travel

  • The Candidate

  • Experienced Design Engineer (5 years' experience desirable)

  • Electrical and control system design experience would be an advantage

  • Hydraulic & Hydrostatic system design experience would be an advantage.

  • 3D Modelling experience desired, preferably solid edge.

  • Experience of MRP systems (preferably Navision) preferable although training will be given

  • Comfortable Liaising with other departments & embracing a culture of continuous improvement.

  • We expect our staff to "think outside of the box" and propose alternate solutions to problems, go the extra mile, champion a collaborative culture across all our departments to achieve the company goals

  • The Package

  • Competitive salary

  • Auto enrolment pension based on whole salary.

  • Profit Share Bonus - This is a variable % of the basic salary paid quarterly

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Head Office (+44 1400 276 000)
Roughton Moor, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, LN10 6YQ
Product Support (+44 1400 276 040)
Parts (+44 1400 276 030)

Company No: 2651880 - VAT REG. No: GB 916 2118 46

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