Product Development Technician

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Royston
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Summary
An exceptional opportunity has arisen to work for an international manufacturing organisation based in the Hertfordshire area as a product development technician.
The Company
The business has been established for over 100 years and has an international T/O in the billions. Over the years, the business has diversified into multiple industry sectors, providing services across 36 countries. This is truly an exceptional opportunity for the right person to join a forward thinking business currently employing over 5,500 people worldwide.
The job role
The main purpose of a product development technician is to be hands on mechanical and electrical technician to support the product development activities of the research and development team. As part of the role you will plan, coordinate and execute prototype builds. The product development technician will write test plans in line with the R&D requirements and carryout and manage a full test programme of the systems.
Skills
A product development technician needs experience of software controlled machinery combining mechanical and electrical components. A good working knowledge of electrical sensor technology and PLC systems and being able to interpret mechanical and electrical drawings are essential to the role.
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: £25000-£30000
Job title: Product Development Technician
Location: Royston, Hertfordshire may require occasional UK and overseas travel
If you are willing move and you live in the following locations, please apply -
Kent, Midlands, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, London, Sussex, Surrey, Bedfordshire