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Product Development Engineer

  • Location: Crewe
  • Salary: £30 - £31.15 per hour + Negotiable, Inside IR35 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 19 July 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH78861_1654588550

Join a world-renowned Aerospace and Defence organisation as a Product Development Engineer in Crewe.

Would you like to join a global Aerospace and Defence organisation? Do you want to play a key part in protecting the lives and futures of others?

Due to continued investment, this leading-edge manufacturing business is currently in the midst of a huge recruitment drive and is looking for an experienced Product Development Engineer to join their growing team in Crewe on a 12month contract. Rate is £31.15/hour Umbrella.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry.

The Role

Within the role of a Product Development Engineer, you'll be responsible for:

  • Conducting and managing product and process design, development, test and evaluation activities on SAA products
  • Conducting and managing trials in a safe and suitable manner, from the trials planning stage to completion of the trial and presentation of the data
  • Preparing technical documentation, including reports, procurement specifications and requirement specifications

In addition, you will also work with suppliers, both internal and external, to ensure that technical and quality requirements are achieved for manufactured items to time and schedule.


To succeed within the role of a Product Development Engineer, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualification and / or HNC/HND supported by complementary experience in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience in the development and industrialisation of products and processes in the Engineering industry
  • Experience with trials, tests and evaluation of products or processes

In addition, you should also have good understanding of manufacturing techniques and assembly processes and ability to interpret Technical Drawings.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Develop Expertise
  • Being appreciated and Valued
  • Opportunity to influence
  • Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you!

PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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