Mechanical / Welding Engineer
Mechanical Technician – Welding – Mechanical Engineer
I’m recruiting a multi-skilled, mechanically biased engineer to join a manufacturer of high-value special-purpose capital equipment in Cambridge in this unique opportunity and varied hands-on engineering vacancy.
You may be a machinist looking for more variety, a multi-skilled engineer looking to apply all of their skills or a mechanical technician from a similar environment.
Due to the varied nature of this position, someone is expected to possess only some of the required skills. A breadth of engineering knowledge and skills is required. You will be experienced in the following roles: mechanical technician, welding engineer, mechanical test engineer, mechanical fitter, welder, machinist, toolmaker, mechanical assembler or similar.
- Preparation of large metal surfaces and components for welding
- Assist with customer demonstrations of welding machinery
- A varied and hands-on practical role which will test and challenge your engineering skills
- Machining of new parts and components
- Welding and finishing
- Will include occasional UK and overseas travel
- Must have a solid practical engineering skill set, you may have a background in machining, machine tool assembly, machinery fitting, machining or similar practical engineering fields.
- You will be a strong problem solver and enjoy identifying engineered solutions.
- Previous experience may be as a mechanical fitter, tool maker, machine tool fitter, machine builder, technical assembler, welder, manual and CNC machinist.
- Likely to be apprentice trained or qualified in welding, machining, toolmaker, and fitting.
- Forklift/Crane licence
- Salary to £38,000 + OT when required
- 38 basic weekly hours working within/between the hours 8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
- 27 days holiday plus all public holidays.
- Pension scheme and Medical scheme
- Company-wide bonus scheme
- Subsidised gym membership
- Social and wellbeing; company socials and wellbeing events/activities throughout the year
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