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Mechanical Engineering Technician

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  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical, Quality and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £34000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Role- Mechanical Engineering Technician

Salary- £28,000- £34,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

Type- Permanent

Location- Surrey

My client works within design, NPI and manufacturing and they are looking to take on an Engineering Technician, on a permanent basis, in the Surrey area.

The Mechanical Engineering Technician will ideally have the following attributes:

  • NVQ, BTEC, HND, Degree qualification or similar in Mechanical Engineering ideally or similar
  • Good mechanical and electrical engineering knowledge to transfer
  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing or development environment
  • Hands on ability to build prototypes
  • Be able to record and analyse test data
  • Be computer literate – MS Office Suite
  • Basic level SolidWorks CAD skills or similar
  • Previous experience working with various manufacturing methods; sheet metal fabrication, welding, PCB manufacture and general assembly methods ideally  
  • Be able to work well individually as well as part of a team
  • Have good communication skills both verbal and written
The Mechanical Engineering Technician role will involve:

  • Supporting the engineering team with the development of new products and processes into manufacturing
  • Design and manufacture prototype products and test equipment – working with CAD
  • Being involved in laboratory testing
  • Performing experiments and tests when needed
  • Data analysis, report writing and being involved in design verifications too
  • Helping to create test procedures and service manuals / user guides
  • Liaising with other departments to ensure products move well from NPI to production
  • Ensuring compliance with Health & Safety at all times
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.