Manufacturing Engineer

Rotherham, South Yorkshire
£30,688 - £38,833 per annum. Potential to progress to £ 42,418 per annum
24 Jul 2018
21 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for someone with a passion and desire to further advancements in Nuclear technology to join our team at the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (Nuclear AMRC).

As a Manufacturing Engineer, you will play a key role, providing technical support to project teams and production engineers at the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (Nuclear AMRC). In this role, you will provide expert technical advice in the field of machining methods and processes, working closely with the Technical Manager, Technical Leads and Production Engineers to deliver research projects of duration typically between 12 to 36 months.

You will be part of the Nuclear AMRC Machining & Metrology Group contributing to the mission of improving the competitiveness of UK nuclear manufacturers by delivering the highest quality, industry-relevant manufacturing research innovation projects. This will involve you working closely with clients at the Nuclear AMRC and client. You will also work with our motivated engineers in a supportive team environment. You will have opportunities to interact with members and clients developing your engineering skills and knowledge to deliver world-leading manufacturing processes and technologies. You will:

  • Work with our team of Production Engineers, Researchers and Advanced Machine Tool Technicians.
  • Work closely with members and clients to development manufacturing methods for the machining process.
  • Use CAD/CAM software to program machines.
  • Critically assess project engineers programming, identifying safety issues and improvement areas for time, quality and cost.
  • Provide technical report writing support and reviewing to the Research Engineers.

This role provides excellent opportunities to increase and enhance your knowledge and skills, supported by a friendly team in an excellent working environment. The Centre is proactive in creating opportunities for career development and encourages professional registration; providing opportunities to achieve chartered engineer status. We operate in a culture based on mutual respect, where all contributions and ideas are valued, in an environment that is supportive and encouraging, and enables talent to develop and achieve.

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Closing date: 9 August 2018.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from a diverse range of applicants. All applicants will be considered entirely on the basis of their relevant merits and abilities.

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