Senior Mechanical Engineer - Stevenage

Ref: 739 Date Posted: Tuesday 24 Nov 2020
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Senior Mechanical Engineer
Location:          Stevenage
Salary:              £35,000 - £37,000 + Overtime, Bonus and Pension
We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Engineer, working for a world class technical engineering company, who are and growing year on year. The role will be part of a Calibration & Maintenance Team and will require you to have a strong bias towards dimensional metrology and experience of operating measuring equipment including CMM and surface measurement machines.
A prerequisite for this role is for you to have completed a modern engineering apprenticeship (NVQ L3 or equivalent).
Senior Mechanical Engineer key activities
  • Providing technical advice / guidance, on all measurement matters to Design and Project Teams.
  • The design and manufacture of simple calibration aides.
  • Representation of company when attending conferences and/or metrology equipment companies.
  • Use of CMM’s, optical measurement (Theodolites, Auto-Collimators, and Telescopes), thread measuring machines, height gauges, and hand tools (Micrometers, Vernier Calipers, DTI’s etc.).
  • Use of angle measurement using precision Index and autocollimators for the calibration of angle gauges, polygons, and any other requirements.
  • Carryout all types of measurement including dimensional, angular, surface roughness, form, flatness and roundness using the appropriate equipment.
  • Produce clear and precise measurement reports highlighting results and Deviations from Drawings / specifications provided.
Senior Mechanical Engineer skills and experience
  • Modern apprenticeship required (NVQ L3 or equivalent).
  • Minimum qualification: HNC/HND in Engineering discipline
  • Experience and knowledge in the calibration of mechanical tooling and maintenance of test systems.
  • Good understanding of calibration processes.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • A good understanding of UNCERTAINTY OF MEASUREMENT
This is an excellent opportunity for you to secure a rewarding and challenging position with a company that offers excellent career and development opportunities, a fantastic working environment and a highly competitive benefits package.
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