+44 (0) 1580 891521

Location: Staplehurst, Kent

Salary: £22k – £30k per annum DOE

Contract: Full time, Permanent

Hours: 40 hours per week

Our new factory unit is due to be completed this summer which means several new roles being available for the right applicants. Magnetic Shields Limited had an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our production team as Junior Engineer.

We are leading specialists in the design, manufacture and installation of bespoke magnetically shielded rooms, and have an expanding customer base throughout the UK, Europe, USA and Asia. With a full manufacturing facility in Staplehurst, Kent fully equipped with the latest technology we are able to provide our customers with the highest level of service and quality. All of our manufacturing processes, including heat treatment, are integrated in our production plant.


As part of this exciting new chapter in Magnetic Shields progression we are currently looking for a Junior Engineer to join the team and become part of our professional, industry leading company!


Key Tasks/Duties of this role:

  • Managing end to end projects
  • Design 3D models for bespoke magnetic shielding for customers worldwide
  • Client/sales team liaison to identify design requirements
  • Produce technical documents, reports and presentations for internal and external use


Essential skills:

  • Hold a relevant engineering degree in the field of mechanical/design engineering – preferably from a Russell Group University
  • Strong experience using 3D CAD software (Ideally Autodesk Inventor or Solidworks)
  • Full lifecycle design experience – concept design, 2D/3D modelling, engineering drawings and designing for manufacture as well as maintenance and design improvement considerations
  • Capable of producing detailed drawings to MSL standards with all relevant information required to manufacture/assemble/purchase
  • Proficient IT skills with strong knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project
  • Strong initiative and ability to work autonomously on projects


Desirable Skills

  • Experience of working in an ISO 9001 accredited Engineering company
  • Project management experience
  • Experience of working with precision sheet metal and machined products
  • Experience with use of ERP and/or MRP systems ie SAGE, Oracle, Progress Plus

Headcorn Road  |  Staplehurst  |  Tonbridge  |  Kent  |  TN12 0DS  |  UK

Tel : +44 (0) 1580 891521  Fax : +44 (0) 1580 893345

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