Principal Consultant Mechanical Engineering

Principal Consultant Mechanical Engineering

Job Title: Principal Consultant Mechanical Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Royston, Hertfordshire
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895144_1536329549
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2018 15:12

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 Principal Consultant Mechanical Engineering you can expect to be leading teams on larger projects and getting directly involved in bids and client management. The Principal Consultant is a technical expert who can couple this to a strong knowledge of consultancy services, effectively marrying need with resource. The role is still very much hands-on, this is not a pure project management role.

This is a unique opportunity to join a team that works with makes real-world impact. By interacting with the Applied Sciences, Industrial Design, Data Sciences and Software teams, the Mechanical Engineering group can deliver truly innovative solutions to our clients that range right across the industrial sector. If you enjoy challenge and variety and don't want to be pigeon-holed into a one-type-of-solution model, then this role is for you.

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

About you:

Degree or equivalent 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 capability
Proven experience leading/delivering technical programmes/projects
Customer focus, with a professional and confident communication style
Understanding of quality control and risk management
Knowledge of pneumatics and machine control systems
Understanding of machine health and safety regulation
Experience in the Healthcare and / or Food and Drink sectors is desirable
The ability to innovate and think freely

Job Title:Principal Consultant Mechanical Engineering
Salary:Competitive remuneration package that includes annual bonus scheme, private healthcare, travel allowance and more
Location:Royston, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:895144


In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. 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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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