Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer

Nicholas Associates
14 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer – Swindon


With manufacturing facilities UK and Europe, we now require a Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer to join the Research and Development function to the business.

As the Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer, you will be working within first class R&D facilities developing, designing, problem solving to help aid world class production.

The successful Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer will be involved in tooling design, in house development to factory trials, training and support.

The basics:

Role: Permanent

Location: Must be commutable to Wantage and Swindon facilities

Salary: Up to £35,000

Shift: Mon-Fri Days 37.5hr week

Travel: To our EU manufacturing plants. Possible trips to USA and Asia for short periods of time

Benefits: 33 days, pension up to 6% contribution, health care, death in service, onsite parking

The role in brief:

Responsibilities will include developing technology and methods to manufacture, with tooling package recommendations tested in house.

* You will assess, problem solve and account for modifications
* You will provide hands on technical support, manage projects, liaising with business sponsors to achieve planned objectives and create and issue reports, presentations and training to the businesses.
* Working as part of a project team to build and develop prototype machinery/equipment and rigs.
* Deliver projects – machine build, aid with design, assembly, commission, test.

The ideal Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer will have as many of the following in order to strengthen application:

* Apprentice trained
* HND In Mechanical Engineering or above
* Strong problem solving skills
* Strong hands on mechanical skills working to fine tolerances
* Tooling design skills via CAD
* Report writing skills
* Strong mechanical skills/background – ideally within mechanical machinery assembly, commissioning and testing
* Manual machining skills
* Commutable distance to Wantage and Swindon

Key Words: Mechanical Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Mechanical Projects Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Design, Manual Machining, Tool Room, Tool Room Design

Location: Wantage and commutable from Swindon, Oxford, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Reading and surrounding areas

If you are interested in the Mechanical Engineer/Manufacturing Engineer role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role. If you have any questions at all please contact Matthew Brown/Steve Brown on (Apply online only)

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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