Mechanical Engineer

Posted a week ago by 1st Stop Recruitment Ltd

CB9, Haverhill, Suffolk
£25,000 - £30,000/annum Overtime, Life Assurance, Pension

Mechanical Engineer

Here is an excellent opportunity to join a market-leading packaging machinery manufacturing company, in a challenging but very rewarding role. Our client is a world leader with a worldwide customer base that consists of Blue Chip companies. Due to continued expansion, we are now seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join their team.

The Role

Will include

  • Understanding the scope and requirements of the mechanical build required from job specification documents and solid works design files.
  • The ability to follow mechanical schematic drawings.
  • Building / assemble labelling machines from a kit of manufactured parts.
  • Experience in Pneumatic assembly and pipework
  • All aspects involved with the mechanical content of a machine build including drilling, taping, measuring
  • Machining skills such as using a mill and a lathe and other metal fabrication tools.
  • Modifying / Adapting or manufacturing some metalwork to suit task required
  • Mechanically Setting and testing completed systems prior to dispatch
  • Work within a controlled environment and to deadlines provided by the management

The Candidate

Suitable candidates should have the following:

  • A sound mechanical engineering background.
  • Proficiency in the use of hand tools / mechanical equipment, and Lathes and Mills.
  • Experience in machine building.
  • Minimum mechanical engineering qualifications to City & Guilds Mechanical Engineering / NVQ 3 or equivalent.
  • The ability to work with the minimum of supervision and to become integrated into a small team.
  • The ability to be flexible in regard to overtime hours and tasks are undertaken.

Benefits to include:

  • 25 days holiday per annum + Bank holidays
  • Overtime
  • Life Assurance
  • Competitive Salary
  • Auto-enrolment pension
  • Excellent staff retention
  • Flexi-system (currently on hold)
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