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    Development Engineer - Northampton

    Job Title : Development Engineer

    Job Purpose : To assist in the development of manufacturing projects from initial concept/prototypes through to ongoing production volume manufacturing.

    Reports to : Head of Tech Centre

    Responsible for: Fixture assembly, low volume production, prototype assemblies

    Close Liaison with: Customers, internal departments, suppliers.


    APPLY NOW OR EMAIL YOUR CV TO r.baxter@fablink.co.uk


    Key Areas of Job

    Low volume production. Welded / bonded and riveted assemblies

    Fixture assembly

    Fixture maintenance

    Prototype part manufacture

    Manufacture of parts using manual lathes, drills, saws, milling machines.


    Key Post Holder Requirements

    Essential:

    Time Served Apprentice,

    Formal Engineering Qualification

    Ability to weld aluminium structures

    Welding Qualification (MIG, TIG)

    Read and understand engineering drawings

    Understand geometric tolerances

    Read and understand inspection reports

    Fabrication, Machining abilities

    Understand and work to a TPM program


    Desirable: Ability to use CAD software, driving licence, sheet metalwork forming, brake press operation / programming. Experience of bonded assembly techniques.

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