Reed Engineering
Milton Keynes
15 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
How would you like to join a leading industrial automation company with a world wide client basis and a reputation for high quality products specified by many major manufacturers?

This is a company at the cutting edge of production and industrial automation with offices and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. The company prides itself in always leading the field in new technology and innovation which keeps it ahead of its competitors and you could be a part of this world famous organisation.

Due to the companies continued success they are seeking a MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER / MECHANICALCAD TECHNICIAN to join one of the company's technical and design facilities in Milton Keynes.

The role will be to join an existing team of professionals who design speacialised equipment for industrial automation projects utilised in the manufacturing sector. The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of design for manufacture (DFM) and design for assembly (DFA) ideally from a precision engineering environment utilising Autocad for 2D and solidworks for 3D drawings, but users for other software will be considered.

You will be working under the supervision of a senior designer in a multi national team, sometimes working across international borders. The role will mean working on a variety of projects ensuring that the designs and drawings meet the clients specifications are met in sometimes highly demanding situations.

To be considered you must be able to demonstrate:

* A recognised qualification in mechanical engineering, to HNC level (Apprentice trained candidates would be preferred)

* Knowledge / Experience of the use of 2 and 3D CAD systems ideally with a  background in SOLIDWORKS. 

* Practical understanding of DFA and DFM principles ideally having served an engineering apprenticeship or similar

* Experience in the industrial automation industry and design of precision engineered components would be highly advantageous

In return the company offers a generous basic salary, 25 days annual leave, Private Healthcare (at 6 months), free parking, subsidised canteen, life assurance, childcare voucher scheme and other benefits.


Give me a call on 01727 731950 or apply on line with your current CV and a cover letter hi-lighting why you should be considered for this role.

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