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Bid Support Engineer


Bid Support Engineer


This role reports directly into the Development Manager. The purpose of the role is to aid the Engineering Department’s response to a variety of enquiries and to prepare technical proposals for tendering purposes.

Duties will include:

  • Interfacing with the Sales and Commercial Departments to understand the engineering requirements of prospective work.
  • Production of concise and effective technical proposals in response to customer requests.
  • Co-ordination of resources to achieve the required engineering input.
  • Attending meetings with customers, including delivery of technical presentations and participation in engineering and commercial discussions.
  • Developing standardised documentation packs, for proposal use, and trend analysis to assist in directing future company product development activities.

Essential skills, experience and knowledge requirements:

The successful candidate must;

  • Have a BSc, BEng or MEng in a relevant Engineering discipline or relevant apprenticeship with HNC.
  • Experience with solid modelling design tools with structural analysis using finite element modelling being an advantage.
  • A track record of creating high quality production drawings.
  • A flair for problem solving and innovation.
  • A flexible approach to work activities.
  • Knowledge and experience in using computer packages (Microsoft outlook, word, excel).

The successful candidate must hold, or be able to meet the appropriate Security Clearance as required.