Engineering Development Technician

Newton Aycliffe, Durham
05 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

With over 325 years of Innovation and Passion, the Husqvarna Group is the world’s largest producer of robotic mowers, lawnmowers, tractors, and chainsaws and incorporates the consumer brands, Flymo and McCulloch. Husqvarna provides professionals and consumers with outdoor garden products around the world. The company’s modern UK manufacturing facility is based at Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham and manufactures the new generation robotic lawnmower, namely the Automower.

The company is a progressive organisation dedicated to developing its employees and offers excellent opportunities.

We require an Engineering Development Technician, working various shift patterns.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all engineering activities associated with the injection moulding department. This is a multi-skilled role with an electrical bias responsible for machine and robot installations, and the design and manufacture of special purpose machinery and jigs and fixtures used in the injection moulding department.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers including Programming and Fanuc Robots, who understand the Injection Moulding Process. The ability to use Lathes, Milling, Drilling machines and other equipment to fine tolerances, and able to read technical drawings and build equipment from these. Candidates must be educated to ONC (or equivalent) in an Engineering related discipline.

Please apply in writing stating which position you wish to apply for and your current salary via e-mail by following the instructions at the bottom of this page, by 1st November 2016.