Graduate Engineer - Automation (Mechanical / Electrical / Mechatronic)
This engineering solutions business is part of a larger Global group. They design and supply a range of automated engineering and materials handling solutions.
They have an excellent track record of taking on and developing students and graduates, and are now looking to add a graduate to their Nottingham site, where over 100 staff are employed. They are a loyal company with very low staff turnover, and offer great prospects.
The role sits between the sales and engineering department.
You will initially be working on machine layouts and designs as part of an integrated technical sales support team using CAD (Solidworks)
When required you may also be asked to take your concepts to final design stage and produce detailed manufacturing drawings, using your natural concept design ability and developing your technical skills.
You will also spend time working with suppliers and industry specialists, testing customer samples with state-of-the-art equipment while investigating different alternatives. Other duties include gathering and reviewing information about client specific requirements, developing concepts, designs, costings and producing detailed technical proposals/bids.
Your degree should be Engineering related, preferably Mechanical, Electrical, Mechatronic or Automotive.
A good working knowledge of CAD in particular Solidworks is essential, as there will be a significant concept and layout design element to this role. You must also have experience in reading and understanding technical drawings and preferably be able to sketch an idea down on the spot without relying on a computer.
Sound good? If so please apply asap-the closing dates on our advertising are for guidance only and we always encourage early applications where possible.