Application & Tool Development Engineer

Reed Engineering
£29900 - £30k pa + Van
26 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
REED Engineering & Manufacturing are working with a leading engineering company with a global client base. Field Service Engineer Accountabilities: Responsible for the application of next generation tooling, machining techniques and associated technologies. Enable customers to use these techniques for immediate production. To provide input to optimise customer processes by enhancing production methods (to reduce customer cycle time and or reduce their tooling cost per component) without compromising quality. Responsible for translating the customer needs / concepts into efficient, market leading application solutions using the latest tooling designs. Liaise with tool production engineers and ensure products are optimized for the application and can be efficiently manufactured. To provide the Company and the customer with engineering and technical support. To provide turnkey engineering services to the customer. Provide training in product use for customers. Document trials / experiments, tests and tooling development activities, write technical reports and evaluation reports, present to customer. Design, manufacture and evaluate products. Perform tool qualification and establish documentation to support implementation of new tooling into production. Programme and operate the machines within the TECH Centre. Prepare test pieces and clamping fixtures. Housekeeping - ensuring that the TECH Centre is maintained at a high level of cleanliness and orderliness at all times. Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required: * Engineering Degree with 5 Years industry experience * Project Management & Organisational Skills * Engineering Design and Product development * CAD / CAM skills and experience on systems such as NX, Catia, Powermill, Hypermill, etc. * Engineering Calculations * Customer focused * Excellence in investigation, communication and report writing * IT literate * Problem Solver * Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently * Business acumen * Professional attitude * CNC Programming * CNC Machining experience preferred * Ability to use statistical analysis methods Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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