Development Engineers - Junior to Principal level

Recruiter
RHL
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£35,000 per annum
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time


Job Description For Vacancy No: 236227T
Consultant: Tim Bees

Job Location: Staffordshire

Job Position: Development Engineers - Junior to Principal level

Reporting To: Test and Development Manager

Job Status: Permanent

The Role: An exciting opportunity has arisen for Development Engineers to join the engineering team of one of the world's leading manufacturer of mobile equipment.
Reporting to the Test and Development Manager, the successful candidate will join a highly focused, passionate team, working on exciting new programmes to both maintain and further extend our client's market penetration; your main duties would include:
* Test and development of new and current product designs
* Problem analysis and proposal of design solutions
* Analysis, reporting and presentation of test results
* Design, commissioning and operation of test rigs
* Liaise with internal/external customers/departments, as required during projects
* Assume responsibility for smaller projects/machine areas, dependant on experience

Qualifications /
Experience: The ideal candidate should possess the following:
* Degree / HND in Mechanical Engineering or have equivalent experience
* An understanding of agricultural or construction machinery - maybe from a farming background
* Experience in the design/development of off highway vehicles would be an advantage
* Good working knowledge of drivetrain, hydraulics and electrical/electronic systems would be an advantage
* Enthusiastic attitude, coupled with a sense of urgency and desire to succeed
* Good teamwork & communication skills

Basic Hours: 39hrs / week 08:30 to 17:00 (16:00 on Fridays)

Salary: Salary: from £35000 (Junior) to £55000 (Principal)

Fringe Benefits: Pension Scheme, Health Scheme.