Classic KTP Vacancy advertisement details

Reference: 3916/1

Location: Magherafelt, Londonderry, BT45 5EY
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 p.a.
Qualification required: Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering
Closing Date: 27 June 2019
KTP Advert Ref: 3916/1
We wish to recruit a highly skilled and motivated graduate to work in Four Dee (NI) Limited in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast for 30 months. Through this Knowledge Transfer Partnership, the company seeks to develop the use of automation and robotics in the manufacturing process including robotic welding and scanning technologies to overcome product variation and low volume. The postholder will be based in Four Dee (NI), Magherafelt.

About Four Dee (NI):
Four Dee NI is a family run business feeding the quarry screening and transport industry with steel fabrication. We supply finished steel products and service other engineering businesses. Four Dee (N.I.) Limited was founded in 1995 as a sub contract steel fabricator, we now provide a range of specialised manufacturing services, ranging from laser plasma cutting to welding. We are an innovative company and have expanded our range of products from trailer chassis to supplying the quarry industry and offer a range of fabrication services to the manufacturing sector.
Skills required: Qualifications we require:
Hold, or be about to obtain in July 2019, at least a 2.1 Honours Degree or equivalent in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering or a closely related discipline. Applicants who hold, or are about to obtain in July 2019, a 2.2 Honours Degree in addition to either 1 years’ relevant experience or a related higher degree will be considered.

Essential skills we require as a minimum:
6 months’ relevant work experience.
Excellent 3D CAD skills.*
Understand the concept of Design for Manufacture and Assembly.*
Knowledge of industrial robotics and automation principles.*
Understanding of metal fabrication and joining processes.*
* may be demonstrated through completion of a module, student project or placement

It’s desirable that the successful candidate has…
1 year’s relevant work experience.
Knowledge of manufacturing analysis and/or digital manufacturing tools.
Experience of industrial robotics and automation principles.
Experience of Robotic Welding.
Knowledge of scanning technologies.
Experience of robot programming.
Knowledge Base Partner: Queen's University of Belfast
Company partner: Four Dee (NI) Limited
Company business area: Feeding the quarry screening and transport industry with steel fabrication. We supply finished steel products and service other engineering businesses. Sub contractor steel fabricator to the major OEMs in NI and RoI. Specialising in Laser cutting and cnc folding along side manufacturing capabilities.
Contact: KTP at QUB, Research and Enterprise Directorate,
Queen's University Belfast,
63 University Road,
Belfast
BT7 1NF, Tel: 028 9097 3972
ktp@qub.ac.uk
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