Prototyping Technician (Mechanical)

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital, Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    Rate Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Phil Pitman

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Expiry date:

    07 July 2019

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Mechanical Prototyping Technician – Contract




*Exclusive to Yolk Engineering*
A new contract opportunity has been created with an new award winning business set to revolutionise technology we take for granted. 


This is what you’ll be doing


As a Prototyping Technician you’ll work on multiple projects developing prototypes and test rigs within R&D, fabrication and assembly, working with other Engineers and following build instructions – sketches, 3D CAD models, specifications and formal drawings.  You’ll follow test plans, make recommendations on the design of prototypes and find suitable suppliers, quotations, order and follow up on parts, working with cross functional project teams. 


The experience you’ll bring to the team


- A relevant technical qualification

- You’ll need a technical background with an emphasis on prototype / model making, practical fabrication and assembly skills, able to use hand held power tools. 

- Experience of 3D CAD and/or electrical work is advantageous but not essential


Are you up to the challenge?


If you feel you have the skills, experience and passion to be successful in this role apply now.  You can apply here or contact our Head of Engineering Phil Pitman directly at ppitman@yolkrecruitment.com, or 02921 673717. 


*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.