Nick Roxprojects
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About

PERSONAL STATEMENT
A very hard-working CAD engineer with over ten years’ design experience including work on multiple projects within the automotive industry. Offering freelance CAD engineering services with a Solidworks Professional software package.

I have a portfolio site which I can send the link to on request.

KEY SKILLS
• Advanced CAD software user of Catia V5, Solidworks and Siemens NX

• Product design

• Tooling and fixture design

• Assembly design

• Part design for injection moulding

• Part design for CNC machined components

• Part design for 3D printing

• Photo-realistic rendering within solidworks

• Project management of turnkey projects from concept to series production

Experience

  • Lead Engineer WCM · Nov 2015 – Present 4 yrs 10 mos Basildon, UK Responsible for leading design and development projects within WCM. These turnkey projects typically involved taking early concepts from the client and maturing the design into fully production ready products right up to job 1.

    Clients included Bentley Motors and Aston Martin.
  • Design Engineer WCM (Automotive Industry) · Nov 2014 – Nov 2015 1 yrs Basildon, UK Generating 3D CAD designs and drawings of in-house tooling including press tools, CNC fixtures, checking fixtures and assembly jigs.
  • Graduate Engineer Erlson Precision Components · Jan 2012 – Nov 2014 2 yrs 10 mos Liverpool, UK Creating process drawings using AutoCAD, tolerance stack up analysis and process fixture/gauge design.

Education

  • Sheffield / Sheffield Hallam University Computer aided design, Mechanical Engineering, 2:1 2007 – 2011

Other experience

  • Project Management Part of my Lead Engineer role is to aid production with the product launch. These tasks include managing contract CAD engineers, DFMEA reviews, testing and design validation, DFM and working closely with the client to ensure all the demanding automotive standards are adhered to.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Solidworks Professional Soldworks Dassault Systèmes Jan 2020 – Jan 2021
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Location

Chester, England, United Kingdom