Project Design Manager - RIVVAL Limited

The role will involve the design of a new barrier for use within the Railway industry. The role will require design ideas for the new product to be generated and evaluated by a project team. 3D CAD design and FEA analysis will allow full design validation followed by prototype build. Physical evaluation and accreditation will be sought to ensure a market ready product is achieved.

Reporting to the Company MD, you will be employed by Rivval Ltd to lead this project in partnership with North West Regional College (NWRC). 

Main Duties:

  • To carry out the tasks outlined in the project workplan and liaise with both your Company and Academic partners on an ongoing basis.
  • To convene and service monthly meetings with the core project team and report formally as required
  • To train staff so that the new technology / project (product) requirements is fully transferred and embedded in the company
  • To work closely with the academic partner 
  • Any other duties which might fall within the general ambit of the post.


  • 2.2 degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or Agricultural Engineering 
  • Experience of 3D CAD design (preferably Autodesk Inventor)
  • Excellent communications skills 

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