James Walker Rotabolt is seeking a Product Engineer for our facility in Dudley. This role is seen as part of the Succession Planning for the Technical Manager who is expecting to retire in the next 18 months.
James Walker Rotabolt
James Walker is a family owned, global sealing solutions organisation that has been at the forefront of sealing technology for 135 years. James Walker is committed to UK manufacturing with 8 manufacturing sites and over 1000 UK employees. At the forefront of innovative bolting technology, the Rotabolt brand is an important part of the product portfolio. Part of the group for over 30 years, main base in Dudley, with manufacturing cells in Taiwan and Houston, we are the market leader in load indicating fasteners.
As a Product Engineer, working within the Product Engineering Group, you will assist with the development and design of new products for specific market applications. This will involve close working with colleagues in different areas including production and marketing. You will also be expected to provide technical support to internal and external customers which may require customer visits, providing training, conducting failure investigations, etc.
Skills and Characteristics
You will need to be able to read and create engineering drawings, preferably with experience of Autodesk Inventor and Ansys FEA software. A practical inclination, this will at times be a hands on role where prototypes are produced, tested, modified, etc. Experience of the fastener industry would be advantageous.
Challenge and remuneration
In return is the opportunity to work within an exciting and varied role which offers fantastic opportunities to grow your career. James Walker is an International Business and as a member of the James Walker Technology Team there is the opportunity to collaborate on a broad range of projects from Engineering Plastics to Expansion Joints with colleagues all over the world. For this role you will receive a very competitive salary of up to £40,000, 25 days holiday, pension, etc.