Development Engineer (Mechanical)

ProTech Recruitment
£25k - £30k pa + Pension, Bonus & Life Insurance
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This long-established company design and manufacture specialised equipment for use in the scientific and pharmaceutical process industries. They are looking for an HND or degree qualified Mechanical Development Engineer to design and develop new products.

Development Engineer Requirements:

- Understanding of the design development process
- Hands-on/ practical mechanical experience
- Has used measurement equipment (i.e. multi-meters, oscilloscopes)
- Designing to European or International standards and directives
- Technical drawing
- Good general IT experience

Experience in one or more of the following would be advantageous but is not essential:

- Vibration and isolation experience
- 3 phase equipment
- Pneumatic systems
- Machinery Directive/ CE marking
- Familiarity with ATEX for use in hazardous environments
- Electrical/ electronic engineering knowledge
- Experience with process equipment

Development Engineer Responsibilities:

- Design and develop new and modified equipment to extend product range and to meet requirements of customers
- Make a technical judgement on suitability of items for specification and performance
- Must be able to prepare design drawings; supervise the manufacture and testing of prototypes, pre-production and production batches of electro-mechanical process equipment
- Produce working drawings enabling engineering technicians or sub-contractors to manufacture new or modified parts
- Assembly and test of prototypes
- Report writing on all aspects of design and performance to satisfactorily record equipment behaviour is essential

If you meet the requirements for this Mechanical Development Engineer and would like to find out more, click on Apply now to get in touch!