R&D Mechanical Technician

Sigma Recruitment
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£20000 - £25000 per annum + 13% pension
04 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Would you like a blue-chip benefits package with an exceptional pension contribution and the security of working for a large global company? The business are a leading global manufacturing organisation, with a reputation for developing innovative products. They are a house hold name in most countries worldwide, and offer excellent career progression opportunities. As the R&D Mechanical Technician, you will be required to carry out mechanical evaluation of products and their associated components, assemblies and systems, as well as supporting the design and development engineers throughout the process of designing, testing and developing products. As the R&D Mechanical Technician, your duties will include: Evaluating products, components and systems, from concept to production, to relevant standards, using appropriate and recognised tools and methods. Carrying out assessments of any problems and failures encountered during testing, applying a proactive approach in finding countermeasures to any problem or issue. Evaluating designs and proposals, and participating in peer reviews and meetings with engineers and other departments. Preparing and maintaining control documentation; including test reports, evaluation plans and engineering changes. Identifying and proposing improvements to documentation, workflows and processes. Adhering to regulations, company policies and quality systems. Maintaining tools, equipment and the laboratory environment. To be a successful the R&D Mechanical Technician you will have the following skills and experience: Must have working knowledge of equipment and tools such as multi-meters, oscilloscopes, soldering irons. Ideally be qualified in the field of Mechanical Engineering holding a HNC / HND equivalent. The client will also consider Mechanical Engineering Graduates. Knowledge of a 3D CAD package or the ability to read 2D drawings would be advantageous. In return, the R&D Mechanical Technician will receive a salary of £20,000 - £25,000 24 days holiday on top of bank holidays pension (7% individual contribution - 13% company contribution) flexi time. If you wish to be considered for this role then please click on the apply button. By applying for this position, you consent to Sigma Recruitment Ltd contacting you regarding job opportunities and storing a copy of your CV on our database. NOTE we will NOT present your details to any client without speaking to you and seeking verbal consent first. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75101948