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Role: Graduate Mechatronics Engineer
Date Posted: Thursday 18 February 2021

ECE UK Limited is a manufacturing company based in Kent, selling a wide range of competitively priced air handling – conditioning and AC refrigeration equipment.

20 days annual leave + bank holidays.

Immediate start.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

Daily Tasks

SOLIDWORKS And Driveworks

  • Create selection tools inside Driveworks.

  • To integrate SOLIDWORKS and Driveworks with in-house software.

  • Produce SOLIDWORKS models of all components where necessary.

  • To liaise with our suppliers to get their selection software.

  • Integrate our supplier’s selection programs into Driveworks and other systems.

  • Fix any bugs with the current Driveworks selection programs.

  • Provide pre-user acceptance testing, to ensure adequate quality control.

  • Develop and maintain middle-tier solutions to integrate with third-party programs.

  • To Automate the production of Sheetmetal and sending to CNC machines.

Research and Development

  • To investigate the use of robotics in our sheet metal factory.

  • Produce and maintain a development plan of all the software development required

  • Develop a program and implement new technologies that improve information flow, efficiency and reduce costs/increase profits.

  • Map all processes within the company and analyse the potential for process re-engineering to reduce errors/wastage / etc.

  • Maintain the companies Data Protection Act corporate responsibilities, including data access requests and staff training.

  • Keep up-to-date on the possibilities cloud computing offers us, and the risks they create.

Technical Support

  • Provide day-to-day technical support for colleagues, including colleagues who work from home using the VPN.

  • Help maintain servers and workstations as required (updates, security patches, etc.).

  • Train users in any system we operate.

  • Add users and grant permissions (when needed).


  • Help with answering the phone and dealing with face-to-face arrivals.

  • Maintain the online shop and provide assistance with day to day running where necessary.

  • First point of contact for IP Telephony and Internet issues.

  • Manage the licensing of software to maintain compliance.

Weekly Tasks

  • Manage Backup plans / automated tasks, to ensure data integrity and disaster recovery.

  • Feedback on the progress of the development plan to your Manager.

  • Make sure full backups are taken.

  • Upgrade SOLIDWORKS when new releases are available.

  • Upgrade Driveworks when new service packs or releases are available.

  • Attend any required training courses.

Desired Skills

  • Experience in creating 3D models in SOLIDWORKS and converting them for use in programs like Revit.

  • Experience in creating 3D renders in SOLIDWORKS for use in media.

  • Producing 2D drawings in Draftsight.

  • Experience with CNC Machines.

  • Producing selection tools inside Driveworks.

  • Coding using but not limited to C# , VB , .net , Microsoft SQL , Access , CSS , JavaScript.

  • Experience using programs, SOLIDWORKS , Driveworks , Draftsight , Visual Studio , Microsoft SQL Management Studio, Microsoft office , Radan.

  • Ability to independently apply engineering principles to design projects.

  • Keen to solve complex challenges in a small team

Your Experience / Skills

SOLIDWORKS , Driveworks , Micrsoft Office , C# , Microsoft SQL


Driveworks , SOLIDWORKS

Salary Range:
Depending on Experience ( £20,000 To £25,000 ) + Specialist training

Rochester , Kent


Placement Type:

If you are interested in applying for this job or would like to find out more, please send CV along with introductory email identifying this position to the contact details below:

Tristan Tullett


Contact Phone

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