Date Posted: Thursday 7 February 2013
Optimal Technologies Ltd. is a world leader in the design and manufacture of specialist aqueous cleaning and coating systems for the precision optics, ophthalmic, safety and medical industries worldwide.
Continuing growth has recently led to the requirement to expand our Technical Engineering Department and we are looking for flexible and driven individuals to join our team on the next stage of development!
We are looking for a ‘Senior Mechanical Engineer’, Reporting to the ‘Production Director’ with close working liaisons with both the ‘Operations’ and ‘Managing Directors’, your duties will be varied and interesting, and will play a large part in the company’s future design and engineering departments direction, helping develop effective solutions to our current as well as new products and bespoke projects.
There will also be an important requirement for this person to travel UK and overseas for customer installations of finished equipment and support visits.
Your Experience / Skills
Full training will be given, and with experience the role will perform day to day duties including:
Design work using SOLIDWORKS.
Compilation of technical files in accordance with CE certification requirements.
Technical authoring of machine documentation and procedures.
Machine functionality testing and validation.
Customer support – telephone, video-call, e-mail
Site work including: maintenance, rectification, installation and training.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following:
Qualifications in the appropriate discipline, ideally a engineering graduate, but minimum HNC
Experience mechanical CAD
The ability to produce appropriate supporting documentation.
Good IT skills and familiarity with MS Office applications
Good time management, prioritisation and team working skills.
Applicants should hold a current UK passport and driving license.
In-house training will be given on our equipment and all areas of the job. Further specialised training will be provided as required in the future.
Salary will be commensurate with experience and knowledge demonstrated.
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: