AED is a one stop engineering design and manufacturing studio. Based out of a small unit, with shop floor and office space, in Washington the company is ran and operated by the owner. The customer base is global. We believe engineering is turning ideas into reality. That is what we do.
Good general mechanical engineering skills. Whether fabrication or machining. Engineering design. CAD. CNC programming. 3~D printing. Plasma cutting. Control systems. Electronics.
All training provided, base general knowledge appreciated.
Strong work ethic. Problem solver. Keen interest in technology and engineering generally. Able to manage own time / targets
Minimum of 3 GCSE's graded A- C / 9-5 or equivalent
The prospects are there for the ideal candidate to become project manager and to eventually general manager of this sector of the business
Company has several other sites around Washington, may be requested to work at these on occasion.
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Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.
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