Mechanical Automation Engineer

Mechanical Automation Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Torquay, Devon
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension + bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894911_1529051044
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2018 09:24

Job Description

I am looking for two talented and enthusiastic Mechanical Automation Engineers to join our rapidly growing clean technology engineering client 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.

About the job:

This is an exciting opportunity for two Mechanical Automation Engineers to join their team in creating new manufacturing equipment to satisfy increasing customer demands. The role will give you the chance to design creative and impressive solutions to meet manufacturing needs. Taking ownership of the projects from initial concepts 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 our customers.

Applicants should be excited about working with some of the biggest names in the automotive and engineering world as well as enthusiastic about the client's plans to significantly increase their production volumes. Adept at engineering design and highly skilled in the use of design tools, they will have a pragmatic mindset and a desire to build value into their work at all stages from initial design through to manufacture.

About you:

A degree in, or equivalent knowledge of, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Automation
Extensive applied 3D CAD experience, with SolidWorks the preferred package
Experience of designing new automated equipment, processes, procedures and systems within a manufacturing environment.
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
Pragmatic with a good sense of humour.

Job Title:Mechanical Automation Engineer
Location: Torquay, Exeter, Devon
Job Ref: 894911
Salary: £30,000-£35,000pa

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.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.