Manufacturing / Automation Engineer
Eden Scott are currently looking for an experienced Manufacturing / Automation Engineer with opto-mechanical experience to join a very successful, dynamic high-tech business going through a period of significant growth and expansion in Fife. The successful candidate will focus on developing and scaling current pilot production manufacturing capabilities. Core responsibilities include: Developing high-volume automated production equipment Specifying design and manufacture of pilot production line Integrating lasers, options and vision systems into a R2R manufacturing process Developing manufacturing processes and SOPs for production equipment Conducting machine capability trials ensuring equipment meets acceptance criteria Developing procedures and methodology for handling thin film photosensitive material and processing in a high-volume production environment Preparing FMEA and DFM reviews for production processes and manufacturing equipment Working with external suppliers and partners to fulfil the development build and commissioning of new machinery and processes The successful candidate will have at least 3 + years experience of working within a high-volume production environment with exposure to thin film photosensitive materials (or similar) and processing. Furthermore, experience of working with optics, lasers and vision systems in an automated production environment is highly advantageous, as is experience of mechanical design of high-volume automated manufacturing equipment. Knowledge of automotive PPAP process and ISO16949 would be highly desirable. Candidates should be hands-on, creative, self-reliant and willing to adapt to the wide range of challenges that are presented when working in a small, high-tech company that is looking to grow rapidly. To learn more about this exciting opportunity please send your CV to initially or call 0131 550 1105 for more information. Eden Scott offers the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.