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At Allied Automation, we know that our greatest strength is our team of experts. We work with some of the world’s leading companies in Life Sciences, Pharma & Industry to analyse products and processes, diagnose issues, and design, prototype & test cutting edge solutions. If this sounds like a fit to you, please respond to our of our current opportunities below, or contact us with a CV & cover letter.

CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Mechanical Design Engineer

POSTED: NOVEMBER 2020

 

JOB DESCRIPTION / RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Designing bespoke automation equipment for use within medical device sector.

  • Working with our senior design team to bring innovative concepts to life through CAD modelling, prototyping and detailed specification for manufacture.

  • Use Solidworks to develop complex multi-part CAD assemblies and output detailed specification drawings for our in-house tooling department.

  • Accompanying the senior team with client presentations, project reviews and helping to maintain our high standard of customer service.

  • Managing projects from initial concept, detailed design, assembly, testing, through to installing at the customer site.

  • Manage, plan and execute projects on schedule and within budget.

  • Ensure machines meet CE marking standards.

  • Ensure documentation/drawing standards for equipment meet requirements.

  • Procurement of material and components, ability to work closely and communicate clearly with suppliers.

REQUIREMENTS


  • The person should be qualified to an appropriate level of engineering.

  • Experience in a similar role and have a demonstrated track record in design.

  • Experience of Solidworks is essential.

  • Experience of precision toolmaking is beneficial.

  • Project management experience: scheduling, planning and resource management.

  • Good communication skills combined with an imaginative and creative approach to problem solving.

  • Ability to work as part of a flexible, dynamic team, while taking responsibility for individual tasks.

  • Excellent computer skills and competent using MS office.

  • Understanding of GAMP 5 documentation standards is beneficial.

Project Manager

POSTED: NOVEMBER 2020

 

JOB DESCRIPTION / RESPONSIBILITIES


  • The project types that are to be managed are the production of special purpose automated equipment/machines.

  • Manage projects from initial concept, detailed design, manufacturing, assembly, wiring, programming, testing, through to installing at the customer site.

  • Liaise with customers to understand their requirements throughout a project.

  • Generate and monitor detailed project schedules using MS Project.

  • Update Customers and internal management on project progress.

  • Manage a team of Mechanical Design Engineers to design automated equipment.

  • Work closely and communicate with different departments to ensure successful project delivery.

  • Ability to work closely and communicate with project team.

  • Ensure machines meet CE marking standards.

  • Ensure documentation standards for equipment meet requirements.

 

REQUIREMENTS


  • Minimum of 3 years industry experience in project management.
  • Relevant qualification in Engineering/Project Management.
  • Excellent computer skills and competent using MS office (MS Project in particular).
  • Strong communication, organisation and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, while ensuring projects are completed to a high standard, on schedule and within budget.
  • Ability to work as part of a flexible, dynamic team, while taking responsibility for individual tasks.
  • Fluent in English, with good level of reading and writing skills.
  • Understanding of GAMP 5 documentation standards is beneficial.
  • Experience in SolidWorks is beneficial.

Electrical Design Engineer

POSTED: NOVEMBER 2020

 

JOB DESCRIPTION / RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Design electrical systems for automated machinery/equipment.
  • Draw electrical schematics for these systems using EPLAN.
  • Build electrical panels and wire components for automated machinery projects.
  • General electrical work.
  • Machine fault-finding and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to work closely and communicate with project team.
  • Ensure the relevant wiring standards are being adhered to.

 

REQUIREMENTS


  • Minimum of 3 years industry experience of using EPlan.
  • Relevant qualification in area of electrical, electronics or related field.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical diagrams/schematics.
  • Experience in a similar role is beneficial.
  • Strong organisation and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, while ensuring projects are completed to a high standard and on schedule.
  • Good communication skills combined with an imaginative and creative approach to problem solving.
  • Ability to work as part of a flexible, dynamic team, while taking responsibility for individual tasks.
  • Fluent in English, with good level of reading and writing skills.

Tool Maker

POSTED: NOVEMBER 2020

 

JOB DESCRIPTION / RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Machine high quality precision tooling parts according to engineering drawings provided.
  • Ensuring all specifications/tolerances are met on all tooling parts manufactured.
  • Continuously improving efficiency when manufacturings parts (i.e. can this part be manufactured more efficiently).
  • Design and manufacture production aids & fixturing to aid in tooling part manufacturing.
  • Perform routine maintenance and cleaning on the toolroom equipment.
  • Maintain toolroom cleanliness and housekeeping and ensure that others do also.
  • Take on other duties which the Company may assign you from time to time.

 

REQUIREMENTS


  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt in a challenging, fast paced environment.
  • Good team player who works well with colleagues or independently.
  • Fluent in English, with good level of reading and writing skills.
  • Fully Qualified Toolmaker
  • Toolroom experience
  • Mould making experience advantageous but not essential.
  • Ability to operate tool room equipment – lathes, mills, surface grinders.
  • EDM machining advantageous but not essential
  • CNC machining advantageous but not essential

Our team is expanding

Please check back here for new opportunities as they arise, or email your CV to us.