Engineering Technician / Prototype Technician (Medical Devices)

Orion Electrotech
09 Apr 2018
13 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We a leading medical device company specialising in the design, development and manufacture of innovative products and services. Due to continued growth we have an excellent opportunity for an Engineering Technician / Prototype Technician to join our highly motivated team.

This exciting and challenging role will involve supporting the build of prototype products and working towards transferring the prototypes in to production as well as providing technical support to the Manufacturing department to improve production processes and resolve technical issues.

Key responsibilities include - Engineering Technician / Prototype Technician:

• Assisting the progression of prototype builds with a view to develop into production assemblies.
• Responsibility for the performance and calibration of production equipment used within the business extending to assessment and procurement of requisite tooling and fix Turing, working in conjunction with other engineers, production staff, and technicians.
• Hands on mechanical and electronic assembly, wiring layout, and adjustment of components using workshop processes (i.e. mill, lathe, laser cutter 3D printer).
• Providing support to resolve technical issues, ensuring all investigation work is documented, with the aim to reduce cost and improve reliability, while complying with current quality standards
• Defining and documenting clear written specifications and work instructions to ensure effective and efficient product assembly and test

Desired Skills & Experience – Engineering Technician / Prototype Technician:

• A mechanical engineering background including experience of fault finding at component part level. A wide range of experience in an operations environment, ideally gained in manufacturing companies within the medical device or highly regulated industry would be a significant advantage. Experience in the use of electrical, mechanical and optical measuring equipment would be advantageous.
• This role will suit someone who is committed, proactive, results focused and willing to take on new challenges. Can multi-task, meet tight deadlines without losing focus, work well with others and apply good attention to detail at all times.

Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003

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