Design Engineer (Solid Works) – Automobile Division

Full Time


NAFFCO Group is among the world's leading producers and suppliers of top-tier firefighting equipment, fire protection systems, fire alarms, security and safety engineering systems worldwide. Since its humble beginnings, NAFFCO has grown from its headquarters in Dubai, UAE to expand to over 100 countries around the world.

Job Details:
Ensure compliance with quality standards and regulatory requirements.
To attend job kick off meetings and receive engineering job file from operations coordinator/ engineer.
To review and understand the job requirements (reviewing of both Engineering and Sales files in order to establish the correct input data).
Discuss the job, design input and output requirements and relationship, concept and long lead material requirements, etc. with Senior Design Engineer.
To finalize the preliminary general drawings and load calculations and review with Senior Design Engineer.
To prepare BOQ’S, drawings, calculations, and other project related documents.
To communicate with the departments involved in the process, to identify and search for the optimum solution in any related problems that may occur (design, materials, or production)
To preapprove Purchase request for materials as instructed by Senior Design Engineer and to be part of the materials checking process when received if required by the Quality Inspector.
To attend Inspection and Testing of products on level 2 and 3 projects.
To provide technical assistance in discussions with customers and suppliers as required by Senior Design Engineer.
Carry out review of completed jobs and report to Senior Design Engineer.
Incorporate changes and as built drawings for closed jobs in the CAD System.
Attend Engineering, Design Review and Production meetings as required.
Technical assistance to Sales/Estimation departments as assigned by Senior Design Engineer.
Assistance for Operations department for as built/construction specifications.
An understanding of engineering drawings and principles
The ability to work methodically and precisely
The ability to manage a varied workload in an efficient manner
Good problem solving skills
Team work skills
Design and create 3D models using SolidWorks software.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and refine product designs.
Conduct feasibility studies and perform engineering analysis to ensure designs meet technical requirements.
Prepare detailed engineering drawings and documentation.
Test and evaluate prototypes to verify design performance.
Optimize designs for manufacturability and cost efficiency.
Provide technical support to manufacturing and production teams.

Candidate Profile:
Certification in SolidWorks or relevant CAD software is a plus.
Experience in the manufacturing or product development industry is preferred.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and precision.
Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize workload.
Adaptability and willingness to learn and implement new technologies and methodologies.
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
Solid proficiency in SolidWorks software.
Minimum 3 years of experience in design engineering.