Mechanical Engineer

Busy Bee Recruitment
14 Dec 2018
21 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join our client based in Saffron Walden. A role with daily variation and opportunities aplenty, you will join the Technical & R&D team to assist with developing, launching and supporting innovative new products. This role would suit a hands-on engineer, who is forward-thinking and able to look for ways to improve current systems and suggest new initiatives.

Start: ASAP
Location: Saffron Walden, Cambridgeshire
Hours: 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday with flexible working hours
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Benefits: 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays, Pension Contribution, Flexible working hours, Discretionary annual bonus and continued training and development opportunities


* Designing products at component and system level and creating pioneered solutions to meet customer requirements including prototypes, components, assemblies, jigs, product finish, material identification, manufacturing processes.

* Identification, evaluation and integration of electronic components, including power supplies, PCB’s, motors, fittings, connectors, sensors, firmware etc.

* Using 3D SolidWorks software and managing drawings within a PDM system

* Managing and delivering individual projects, including sourcing materials/suppliers /sub-contractors, testing and establishing test protocols/collecting and analysing results/ reporting.

* Consultation with colleagues/consultants/partners and planning/costing projects in time with resources/budgets and against KPI’s and Reporting/presenting updates.

* Supporting the transaction of R&D projects into product release and production inclusive of documentation, marketing material, instructions, production packs, BOMs, checking procedures, FATs, QA and testing.

* Providing technical support and helping other departments as and when required.

Knowledge and Experience:

* A degree in Mechanical Engineering, industrial design or similar with relevant industry experience

* Knowledge of manufacturing processes and experience sourcing materials

* Excellent CAD knowledge – 3D Solidworks preferred

If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency for this Permanent vacancy

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