Mechanical Consultant - Product Development

Mechanical Consultant - Product Development

Job Title: Mechanical Consultant - Product Development
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Royston, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896415_1573483311
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2019 14:41

Job Description

Our client is an innovation and transformation consultancy, specialising in consumer, defence and security, energy and utilities, financial services, government, healthcare, life sciences, manufacturing, and transport, travel and logistics.
They provide a one-stop product development service that takes products to market, from advising on business cases and creating initial concepts through to design and development; from manufacture and supply chain set-up to ongoing support for lasting success.

As Mechanical Engineering Consultant for Product Development, you will join a team of Mechanical Design Engineers in a highly respected and a highly valued part of the client's technology and innovation group. We are looking to grow this team significantly where you would be developing creative technical solutions for manufacturing processes and machine designs of "new to market products".

This is a hands-on product development role and would suit somebody with an innovative flair and a knack for problem solving. You need a proven track record of working individually and in teams of highly skilled engineers in a complex technical project-based environment.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About you:

Degree-level qualification in Mechanical Engineering or related subject or equivalent experience
High level of proficiency in 3D CAD systems; preferably SolidWorks
Thorough understanding and proven experience of mechanical engineering fundamentals
Familiarity with the design and development of laboratory automation or manufacturing system equipment
Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities

The following skills are desirable:
Strong knowledge of COTS automation components
Knowledge of pneumatics and machine control systems
Understanding of machine health and safety regulations
Experience in the Healthcare and / or Food and Drink sectors
Understanding of quality control and risk management

Job Title:Mechanical Engineering Consultant - Product Development
Salary:Competitive remuneration package that includes annual bonus scheme, private healthcare, travel allowance and more
Location:Royston, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:896415


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