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Mechanical Engineer, Principal Consultant

Royston, Hertfordshire
12/02/2019 (14:35)
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We're looking for a Principal Consultant to join our client's team of Mechanical Design Engineers based in Royston. You will be developing creative technical solutions for manufacturing processes and machine designs of new-to-market products.The Role:* As a Principal Consultant you will to be leading teams on larger projects and getting directly involved in bids and client management. * You will be a technical expert who can couple this to a strong knowledge of consultancy services, effectively marrying need with resource. * The role is still very much hands-on, this is not a pure project management role.Essential Requirements:* Minimum 2:1 degree in Mechanical Engineering or related subject or equivalent experience* High level of proficiency in 3D CAD systems%3B preferably SolidWorks* Thorough understanding and proven experience of mechanical engineering fundamentals* Familiarity with the design and development of laboratory automation or manufacturing system equipment* Strong analytical and problem-solving capability* Proven experience leading/delivering technical programmes/projects* Customer focus, with a professional and confident communication style* Understanding of quality control and risk managementDesirable Skills:* Strong knowledge of COTS automation components* Knowledge of pneumatics and machine control systems* Understanding of machine health and safety regulations* Experience in the Healthcare and / or Food and Drink sectorsSkills/Personal Qualities:* The ability to innovate and think freely* Proven track record of working individually and in teams of highly skilled engineers in a complex technical project-based environment* Energy and enthusiasm to take on new challenges in a range of industry sectors* Adaptability and flexibility* Able to solve problems using both logic and creative/innovative approaches* Numerate and highly computer literate, with excellent analytical skills* Able to plan and prioritise, work to deadlines and under pressure
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