Solutions Engineer

Western Mechanical Handling UK Ltd, South West
Closing date: 30 Nov 2021
WMH is a successful, well established family engineering business based in Callington Cornwall and specialises in the design and manufacture of production and process lines used in the food and pharmaceutical industries.

WMH supplies its products and support services to a number of blue chip companies both in the UK and overseas with typical order values ranging from £330k to £500k, these often include complete turnkey solutions backed up by customer support.

Due to retirements the company now wishes to recruit an experienced engineering professional to help us continue to our growth and success.

The applicant will be joining a small but highly experienced team of professional engineering specialists with a real passion for delivering excellence.

Reporting to: Sales & Engineering Manager

Based: Callington, Cornwall

Responsibilities to include:

Responding to customers request for quotation, including.
Identify best system design principles in collaboration with colleagues to achieve optimum performance versus cost.
Preparing schematics and layouts for customer quotations.
Evaluating system costs
Preparing quotations.
Working closely with our small team of design and sales engineers.
Attending meetings throughout the UK & Europe as required with existing and new customers to promote WMH and establish a clear understanding of their requirements.
Assisting with completing equipment operating manuals
The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, experience and personal attributes.

-Long term experience in an OEM environment, particularly special purpose equipment e.g. food, pharmaceutical etc.
-A relevant engineering qualification e.g. HNC in mechanical engineering.
-CAD/ Inventor literate
-Proficient in MS Word and Excel, MS Project would be an advantage.
-Good interpersonal and team working skills
-Full UK driving licence.

WMH Offers:

-Competitive remuneration
-An interesting working environment.
-Contributions to pension scheme
-This is a permanent position.

Please apply in writing to;

Mrs C Hay
Western Mechanical Handling UK Ltd
Moss Side Industrial Estate
PL17 7SD

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