Mechanical Test Technician
£25,000 Plus excellent benefits
Temporary position with possibility of a permanent post.
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm 37.5 hour week
Responsibilities for the Mechanical Test Technician
Working within a growing Mechanical Engineering team, the role involves
•Setting up assemblies for test using a variety of standard and custom fixtures
•Developing test methods and jigs and fixtures
•Testing complex electromechanical assemblies and scientific instruments
Our client is looking for test technicians with strong mechanical development skills gained in a product development environment, ideally in Medical Devices or a scientific engineering sector.
You will be enthusiastic, curious, energetic and proactive - and interested in what our client is seeking to achieve. Alongside excellent mechanical development skills, we would like you to have:
•Proven practical experience of high-tech assembly and test (preferably within a regulated environment such as medical/pharmaceutical or aerospace)
•Ability to interpret mechanical and electrical / electronic drawings and to follow these to assemble the required product
•Experience of using mechanical and electronic measurement equipment
•Good understanding of materials and manufacturing processes
•Strong analytical/problem solving skills
•Good report writing skills including results summary
•Experience in working with multi-disciplinary teams
•Rigorous attention to detail combined with a creative approach to problem solving
•Good communication skills (written & verbal)
•A desire to help and support the team
The Mechanical Test Technician is based in the Cambridge area. Great working environment and opportunities available.
For more details please contact Lisa Parsons