Mechanical Engineer

Job Description

Description

You're not being used to your potential are you? You've got CAD / CAM knowledge and need an outlet to use them? You're a practical, qualified, hands-on Mechanical Engineer who's good with customers? We need a personable, engaging Mechanical Engineer for our hybrid Technical / Support / Sales / Design / Service / Applications Support Engineer role, based at our offices in Milton Keynes. 
BASIC SALARY: Up to £37,000
BENEFITS:
Sales Team & Company Bonuses (OTE £6k)
25 Days Holiday
Access to full benefits package including pension and private healthcare
LOCATION: Office based at Milton Keynes site.
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Milton Keynes, Northampton, Bedford, Luton, Banbury, Daventry, Wellingborough, Dunstable, Aylesbury,
JOB DESCRIPTION: Mechanical Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Applications Engineer, Design Engineer, Sales Support Engineer : CNC Machines
This is a really diverse Mechanical Engineer role incorporating a variety of functions. 
These include:
Sales support – working alongside the Sales Manager, dealing with current and potential customers via telephone and face to face (both at Milton Keynes and at client sites UK wide)
Sales administration / order processing / customer service
Application Engineering – CAD/CAM using 2D & 3D packages.
Small amount of service work – fault finding, repair, installation and commissioning
Plus occasional work at exhibitions
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Mechanical Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Applications Engineer, Design Engineer, Sales Support Engineer : CNC Machines
As our Technical Support Engineer, you'll be interacting with customers - as customer support / sales administration and eventually even pro-active sales - if that's your thing!
You'll be providing technical advice, dealing with problems and sourcing solutions. Don't worry - the team are experts and will have most of the answers until you do. 
You'll get full product training on our range of high speed precision CNC Milling / Machine tooling products.
PERSON SPECIFICATION: Mechanical Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Applications Engineer, Design Engineer, Sales Support Engineer : CNC Machines
You'll be an qualified Mechanical Engineer with some exposure (via work or experience) to CAD/CAM software – e.g. SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Fusion 360 or Mastercam.
In an ideal world, you will have some understanding or exposure to CNC milling.
Perhaps your background is in production engineering with experience of CAD/CAM software?
Maybe you're a Service or Applications Engineer with existing client facing skills.
You could also come from a technical support background providing technical support via telephone, email or face to face?
You'll need to have some sort of customer facing / client relationship experience. This could be from a sales, design, service, applications, project or technical support background - for example.
THE COMPANY:
Established over 30 years ago and sister company of a large International group.  We have an excellent track record of promoting from within, are consistently profitable and keep our staff.  We're a pretty great place to work too - but we would say that.
PROSPECTS:
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Production Engineer / Offline Programmer / CADCAM / ONECNC / Fusion 360 /  Mastercam / CADCAM Programmer / Technical Support / Project Engineer / Applications Engineer / Design Engineer / Sales Support Engineer / CNC Milling Machines / Precision Engineering / High technology sensors /
INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.
Please Note: Wallace Hind have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us.
REF: SP16176, Wallace Hind Selection