Precision Mechatronics Engineer
About the role
We have a vacancy for a Precision Mechatronics Engineer who will develop leading edge motion control techniques and systems. The post holder will have a broad design and development freedom to satisfy our product requirements and customer's needs.
Loxham products include; multi axis precision motion systems, temperature controllers and optoelectronic devices. Typically you will be working in a small team, sometimes alone and with direct contact with our high technology customers.
Representative activities will include the design and development of new computer controlled precision motion systems capable of sub-micron repeatability for ultra precision machining of complex components. The engineering challenges include high precision, motion control with rapid servo response, temperature stability, and high levels of integration with modular design for ease of manufacture/maintenance.
To join us you will be an enthusiastic engineer wanting to innovate whilst being balanced in delivering to specification and customers needs and timescales. You are likely to have a varied engineering design/development background with proven delivery experience of some of the following areas; computer numerical control, servo control optimisation, motion bearings and actuators, high accuracy encoders and optical sensing.
Skill in using tools such as CAD, CAM, FEA, CNC, measurement systems, MatLab and C programming will be a distinct advantage.
Close team working, with a can do attitude is vital, combined with effective problem solving skills. Good communication, planning and organisational skills are essential.
To the right candidate this is an excellent opportunity to develop your career within a young but fast developing high technology company located at one of the UK's leading Research Institute and Technology Park.
In return for your talents, we offer a competitive benefits package including 30 days annual leave, profit sharing and excellent pension schemes and with learning and development support opportunities.
Cranfield, Bedfordshire, UK.
Circa £45-50,000 per annum
Full time, Permanent
If you would like further role specific information please contact Paul Shore
Telephone: 01234 754260
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Loxham Precision is a manufacturer of ultra precision and micro engineering CNC machine tools. We also offer ultra precision manufacturing services and machine design and test services. Our products and services are used by a wide range of manufacturing sectors including; space, aerospace, automotive, IR optics, instrument and sensor manufacturers. Market demand for Loxham products is showing strong growth and the company now requires to augment its engineering development and manufacturing capacity.
90 Central Avenue, Cranfield Campus,
Cranfield, Bedfordshire, MK43 0AL, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 (0)1234 754 260