Engineering Development Technician

Recruiter
Location
Newton Aycliffe
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
25 Oct 2016
Ref
TMTF0207va2
Contact
Tom Fitzjohn
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REFERENCE: TMTF0207
LOCATION: Newton Aycliffe
JOB TITLE: Engineering Development Technician
SALARY: Competitive Salary
BENEFITS: Pension – Life Insurance – Subsidised Canteen – Childcare Vouchers – Free Onsite Parking
WORKING HOURS: Full Time

THE COMPANY: Our client is one of the European leaders in developing and manufacturing forest, park and garden products. Offering an innovated, growing range of products and accessories they hold over 325 years of experience within this industry. We are now recruiting for a Engineering Development Technician to be based in Newton Aycliffe.

THE ROLE: As a Engineering Development Technician you will be responsible for all engineering activities associated with The Injection Moulding Department. This is a multi-skilled role with electrical bias. You will be responsible for machine and robot installation. The design and manufacture of special purpose machinery, jigs and fixtures used in the injection moulding department.

Engineering Development Technician's key responsibilities:
  • Designing and building of electrical control panels
  • Design and build assembly jigs and fixtures incorporating Poke Yoke Methodology
  • Equipment installations including robot, injection moulding machines and assembly equipment
  • Design and manufacture of robot end of arm tooling
  • Vacuum material feeding system installation
  • Installation of services including process water, compressed air & electricity
  • Fabricating in steel and aluminium


Key experience essential for the role:
  • Knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers including Programming
  • Knowledge of Fanuc Robots
  • Understanding of the Injection Moulding Process
  • Able to read and build from technician drawings
  • Educated to ONC (or equivalent in an Engineering related discipline)
  • Able to commute to Newton Aycliffe

Are you the Engineering Development Technician we are looking for? If YES then please hit the Apply now button:

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