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About the role

As a Consultant Manufacturing Engineer, you will be responsible for performing design for manufacture and design transfer to manufacture of products and processes in the consumer, healthcare, industrial and energy sectors. Your responsibilities will be to lead and work on projects throughout the product and process development lifecycles including both early and later stage projects. There will be a focus on process development and manufacturing realisation to include activities such as DFMA, pFMEA and QC plan, process validation IQ/OQ/PQ along with process equipment development - URS/TRS/FAT/SAT.
In return your ingenuity will be rewarded with the satisfaction of seeing your ground-breaking new creations launched in the market.

About you:

  • Track record of leading projects from concept through to production, taking responsibility for quality, time and profit
  • 1st or 2:1 degree in Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering from a top university or a post graduate qualification and equivalent experience
  • Good presentation and client management skills
  • Commercial awareness in one of the following environments: technical/design consultancy; technology start-up; new product development; new product introduction
  • Ability to spot sales opportunities, write proposals and attend conferences with a view to building up a client database
  • Current hands-on expertise in areas such as: concept generation; system level design; engineering analysis and detail design; 3D CAD; prototyping and lab testing; design for high and low volume manufacture; design for high reliability; transfer to manufacture; manufacturing process development; world class manufacturing principles
  • Strong drive to rapidly absorb and develop further technical, project leadership, and sales skills

About us:

We are an employee owned company with our staff at the centre of our strategy. Employee ownership allows us to maintain full control over the direction of our business and our creative culture. Our offices are based in a beautiful rural location close to Cambridge where we offer an exciting and challenging working environment.

We hire people with a genuine enthusiasm and curiosity for engineering and science so if you’re the type of person who fills their spare time designing and making things, then we’d love to know.

In return for your hard work and insightful ideas, you receive a competitive salary, discretionary bonus, 12% non-contributory pension, private healthcare and 25 days holiday

Please contact Dave Morrison at recruitment@cambridge-design.com l 01223 264428

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