Mechanical Design Technician

Jenrick Engineering
Leighton Buzzard
13 Jun 2018
14 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a creative and dynamic Mechanical Design Technician to join an award winning and innovative packaging company. This varied role will see you supporting the design team with the development and creation of their ground breaking product and will be based in the Bedfordshire area.

The successful Design Technician will assist in the design department with both new and existing products, duties will include:

- Existing product modifications and change management.
- Build of prototypes, testing and troubleshooting.
- New product development including; Modelling, BOM’s, Configurations, ensuring Design for cost and manufacture.
- Final design specification
- Creation of technical documentation, files, installation and work instructions.

The degree qualified candidate (or possibly existing student) will have an education in Mechanical Engineering, preferably experienced in the use of Solidworks with 3-5 years working with CAD drafting and layout work.

Your knowledge may have originated in the Machine build or Toolmaking industry but with current design support responsibilities.

You must have excellent documentation and presentation skills, exceptional attention to detail and good organisational abilities.

Experienced gained in the following areas would be an advantage; Understanding of Thermal principles, hands-on shop assembly and/or machining. Industry knowledge of pharmaceutical, medical device, printing or packaging.

A working knowledge of SAP would be preferred.

This role requires a high level of creative ability with excellent visualisation skills. Working as part of a small team your designs will be key to moving the business forward breaking the trends and building further on the company’s success within packaging technology.

Salary; £23,000 - £30,000 p.a
26 days + bank Holidays
Life and health Insurance
6% matched Contributory pension

This role may suit candidates with the previous titles of: Mechanical Design Technician, Draughtsman, Draughts Person, CAD Technician, Junior Designer, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Technician, Design Support Technician, Design detailer, Development Engineer, Product Designer, Industrial Designer.

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