Mechanical Engineer

Engineering & Technical
Salary negotiable
Contract Type:
Full time

The Just Recruitment Group has an exciting opportunity to join a growing and prosperous manufacturing company based in the Colchester area. 

We are looking to recruit a Multi Skilled Mechanical Engineer. The chosen candidate must have a self-motivated and flexible approach to the role; have very good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with customers, clients and other members of staff. Good time management and organisational skills are a must as well as the ability to work under pressure and to an extremely high standard. This is a varied role and you must be prepared to turn your hand to all aspects of the business needs. Training will be provided on our range of products. 

Essential skills 
• Basic engineering machine shop skills with previous experience using lathes, vertical mills and surface grinders 
• Basic electrical knowledge 
• Fitting and mechanical skills 
• Previous experience in the use of benders, guillotines, bandsaws and offhand grinders 

Desirable skills 
• Previous assembly role 
• Plc programming 
• Fault finding and diagnostics 
• Pneumatics or hydraulics experience 
• Solidworks 
• Working from engineering drawings 
• Basic computer literacy 

Based in a rural location so own transport essential. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.30pm.