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Mechanical Engineer (26061)

to £60k plus bonus & benefits

Multidisciplinary projects from concept to manufacturing

This successful company seeks a Mechanical Engineer who combines excellent scientific understanding with hands-on practical acumen. This is an exciting opportunity to work on challenging technical problems as part of a fantastic company who will nourish your career development. You will have the chance to gain responsibility, as well as advance your knowledge and experience.

Our client develops innovative high-precision products and systems for a range of blue-chip companies, working at all project stages from concept through to implementation. Currently, projects are focused around the area of medical devices; other areas of work include wearable devices, consumer products and biotechnologies.

They now seek a Mechanical Engineer with specific experience in making the design decisions which take an initial prototype through to manufacture. Typical areas of expertise will include injection moulding, tooling design, cost and risk analysis as well as documentation throughout.

As well as gaining an excellent undergraduate degree (1st or 2.1 from a highly-ranked university) in Mechanical Engineering, you will have experience in real-world projects. You must be able to demonstrate your skills have been applied to projects involving high-precision sensors or devices, whether in hand-held products or large complex systems incorporating mechanical, electronics and software.

The role will involve talking to external customers, hence the client is looking for candidates with confident communication skills. In return, you will receive an excellent salary with superb benefits including bonuses. The company encourage their employees to flourish technically and provides a fast-track route to project responsibility. There are great opportunities to learn and develop skills further.

Keywords: Design for Manufacture, Injection Moulding, Mechanical Engineering, High Precision Devices, Complex Systems, Risk Analysis, Cambridge.

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