|Job Ref:||204550105||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Suffolk||City:||Haverhill||Address:||Post Code:||CB9||Salary:||£17000/annum||Post Date:||10/10/2016 16:38|
Technical Hardware Engineer £17,000 - £25,000 pa |
Our client is looking for a Technical Hardware Engineer with either an engineering or window and door production background to work in their expanding window and door hardware product development and testing department in Haverhill, Suffolk.
The work involves testing and trials on new and existing product for our client and their customers. Specific training will be provided, to enable the person to gain knowledge and experience in setting up testing rigs, running/recording tests and involvement in the design and development of new product ideas. Training will also involve visiting sites to understand practical problems, at times assisting in remedial work when issues arise.
It is intended that the successful candidate will develop in the business, so although previous specific experience is preferable, the most important facet is a willingness to learn, conduct themselves professionally and a flexibility in their approach to work.
Basic skills required are as follows:
* Computer literate - Capable of producing Word and Excel documents.
* Methodical approach - Show ability to problem solve.
* Manual machine experience - Able to use a lathe, mill, drill and hand tools safely unsupervised.
* Motivated - Able to continue working without supervision.
* Desire to progress - Willing to learn new skills and be flexible.
* Driving licence and willing to stay away from home occasionally when required.
* Ideal candidate would have a knowledge of window and door products.
The successful candidate will report to the Hardware Product Manager.
Our Clients objective is to nurture the successful candidate into a well-rounded, highly skilled fenestration industry engineer with practical experience in product testing and test engineering, and in time be given additional responsibility with the chance to progress within the business.
A little bit of background information..........
Our client makes and sell products that you see and use every day. More than that, the core of their business is dedicated to providing ventilation in your home. They are in the forefront of designing, manufacturing and selling their products to housebuilders, directly to window companies and work to influence architects, consultants, local authorities and councils to specify their products in their building or refurbishment projects.
Our Client has a wide scope of expertise, and their product ranges are growing constantly, not only due to customer demand but also because of changes in legislation, design and fashion.
As well as being a major supplier in the UK, they have distributors and customers across Europe and in other parts of the world, with a subsidiary in the USA and a joint venture business in South Korea.
Salary - Depending on what level of experience you can bring to this role the salary will range between £17,000 and £25,000 per annum.
If this job excites you and you have the determination to take on new challenges and develop your base skills, then forward your CV in Word to