Mechanical Automation Engineer

Mechanical Automation Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newton Abbot, Devon
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894911_1532439638
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 24, 2018 14:40

Job Description

My client, a rapidly growing engineering company developing and manufacturing innovative, clean and efficient electric motors, is seeking a Mechanical Automation Engineer to join the team at their site in Devon. Their electric motor products are attracting global interest, so they are expanding to meet the requirements of their ever-growing customer base.

Mechanical Automation Engineer

This is an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Automation Engineer to join the team creating new manufacturing equipment to satisfy increasing customer demands. The role will give you the opportunity to design impressive and creative solutions to manufacturing plant problems. You will take ownership of projects from initial concept through to completion within a volume production environment, working closely with the Manufacturing and Product Engineering departments to ensure the manufacturing facility delivers the highest standards of products.

To be considered for this role, you are likely to be qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Automation or a similar subject.

You will have experience of engineering design and will be skilled in the use of design tools, with a pragmatic mindset and a desire to build value into your work from initial design phases through to manufacture.

You will have extensive applied 3D CAD experience (ideally SolidWorks) with experience in the design of new automated equipment, processes, procedures and systems within a manufacturing environment.

In addition to the above requirements, the following would be beneficial:

*Experience with robotics, PLC programming and HMI set-up beneficial
*Knowledge of electric motors and/or hybrid drives useful
*Experience of production engineering and/or lean manufacturing beneficial

Mechanical Automation Engineer
Torquay, Exeter, Devon
£30-35k per annum

Key Skills: Mechanical, Automation, Design, Manufacturing, Plant, SolidWorks, Equipment, 3D, CAD, Automated.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a PERMANENT position.

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