Job-type Permanent
Salary £25000 - £26000
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Reference LP R&D150721

Job Title: R&D Technician

Location: Cheltenham/Cotswolds

Type: Permanent

Salary: £25,000 - £26,000 + performance bonus


This is an excellent opportunity for a technically competent and individual with a passion for fault finding and product improvement to join an expanding engineering business with a global presence.

This opportunity offers technical variety within the research and development team where you will be developing and testing their existing and next generation products.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing and testing their existing and next generation products
  • Collaborate with Design Engineers to develop and document build processes of prototype designs
  • Identify manufacturing improvement opportunities to improve assembly process
  • Provide troubleshooting assistance for the production team.
  • Test prototypes and existing products using hydraulic test rigs.
  • Work with the production team to ensure build manuals are applicable to working practice
  • Take ownership of the engineering workshop and applying 5S practices
  • Communicate with internal stakeholder to ensure project times remain on target


  • Understanding of hydraulic systems
  • Ability to read engineering drawings.
  • Ability to document build processes
  • Ability to highlight potential improvement opportunities  
  • Assembly of complex machinery and systems.
  • MIG or TIG Welding experience highly beneficial


For more information regarding this role please call Lee Powell on 01453 829530 or to make an application apply online directly via lee.powell@omegaresource.co.uk 

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Welders, Mechanical Technicians, Test Technicians, R&D Engineers, Assembly and Test Technicians.