Development Technician

Job Locations UK-Vale of Glamorgan-Miskin
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Additive Manufacturing Products Division


Renishaw’s Additive Manufacturing Products Division (AMPD) is seeking to recruit a development technicians to be part of a multidisciplinary design group in Miskin, Cardiff. The role will involve varied work, including prototype assembly, test equipment designing, data analysis and report generation.


Renishaw’s involvement in this exciting field will have a significant impact on the acceptance of Additive Manufacturing and as such the role presents an excellent opportunity to be part of this manufacturing revolution.


• Working as part of the design team on product development
• Design and development of bespoke test equipment including electro mechanical solutions.
• Generation of supporting documentation
• Management of development facilities


Key requirements


• A HND in a mechanical or electronics discipline
• Experience of design and manufacture of bespoke test equipment.
• Familiarity with PLC and control methods for test rig development
• Working knowledge of 3D cad tools
• Familiarity with current manufacturing techniques and technologies
• The ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment
• The ability to use MS Office applications


Desirable requirements


• Experience in CNC programming and rapid prototyping.
• Knowledge using programming languages such as, MatLab, C# and LabView
• Previous exposure to the product development environment

Person specification

As the successful applicant, you will be an experienced technician, who is organised and has a good eye for detail. Taking a thorough approach, you will take pride in and be uncompromising about the quality of your work. You will have the ability to be flexible, welcome new challenges and responsibilities and, when required, perform under pressure.




When you join Renishaw, we're committing to your future career. That's because we believe in developing our people's skills and promoting them internally. We also offer a benefits package that's highly desirable, including a  9% non-contributory pension, discretionary annual bonus and pay reviews, subsidised onsite restaurant, free parking and sports and leisure societies. Of course, we appreciate there’s more to work than the office, so we also offer 25 days holiday, Life Assurance and BUPA Renishaw Health Trust.


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