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Mechanical Engineer: Production and automation (24318)

SW Cambridge
to £70k + top benefits

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process, production, machinery, automation, CAD, mechanical design, Cambridge

This exciting R&D centre has been the brains behind some of the most well-known innovations in tech and engineering products in the last few decades. From pioneering work in wireless communications, or life-saving surgical technologies, through to novel and environment-friendly consumer goods production processes or even the latest fitness trackers – chances are a lot of the tech aspects of your life was conceived in their labs!

They are now looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join their creative and talented team, working on developing new production, automation and processing equipment. They’re not interested in someone who has only worked on one type of production machinery or simple mechanical processes – you’ll need to demonstrate some innovative or exotic interests in mechanical design to really catch their eye.

Candidate CVs will need to demonstrate:

  • A solid academic background, with a 2.1 in mechanical or process engineering (or similar) from a top Russell Group university;
  • Experience designing process machinery for unusual materials or processes (powders, pastes, foodstuffs, fabrics, etc.);
  • Familiarity with control and automation systems in production, as well as quality monitoring and risk assessment;
  • Excellent CAD skills, with a thorough knowledge of SolidWorks ideally.

On offer for the successful candidate is a fantastic salary and benefits package, working in modern and dedicated R&D labs filled with the latest prototyping technologies and perks. You’ll be joining an exciting and like-minded team of engineers, who are committed to delivering the best solutions possible. Based just outside Cambridge, the labs are easily reached by road, rail or even bike. Apply now for more details of this fantastic opportunity!

Keywords: process, production, machinery, automation, CAD, mechanical design, Cambridge

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