Mechanical Design Engineer Degree Apprentice

Who we are: 

We are a team of more than 71,000 highly dedicated Healthineers in more than 70 countries. As a leader in medical technology, we constantly push the boundaries to create better outcomes and experiences for patients, no matter where they live or what health issues they are facing. Our portfolio is crucial for clinical decision-making and treatment pathways.

What is it like to work at Siemens Healthineers?
Discover what makes Siemens Healthineers a great place to work and how we are pioneering breakthroughs in healthcare.

How we work:

When you join Siemens Healthineers, you become one in a global team of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists, who believe in each individual’s potential to contribute with diverse ideas.

We are from different backgrounds, cultures, religions, political and/or sexual orientations, and work together, to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enable access to care, united by one purpose: to pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare. For everyone. Everywhere. Sustainably. 

Join us in pioneering breakthroughs in healthcare. For everyone. Everywhere. Sustainably. 

Our inspiring and caring environment forms a global community that celebrates diversity and individuality. We encourage you to step beyond your comfort zone, offering resources and flexibility to foster your professional and personal growth, all while valuing your unique contributions.

At Siemens Healthineers Magnet Technology in Eynsham, Oxford, we are a world leader in the design and manufacture of superconducting magnetic resonance imaging magnets for medical applications and we take enormous pride in developing truly innovative technology to produce superconducting magnet solutions of exceptional quality. From concept stage through to product delivery, we aim to continually push technological boundaries, as it is our mission to make MRI systems more widely accessible across the world.

Apply now for the position of Mechanical Design Engineer Degree Apprentice and you will have the opportunity to understand and contribute to the process associated with the design and manufacture of superconducting magnets for MRI systems, alongside gaining a degree qualification.

Your role:

  • You will work as part of a team to support engineering design work for superconducting magnets (e.g. create 3D models, 2-D drawings, Bill of Materials, etc).
  • You will work independently on projects to improve current designs and processes and contribute to New Product development and existing product upgrades.
  • You will conduct design work, experiments, materials and prototype testing, analyse results and report on conclusions, both in written reports and verbally in meetings.
  • You will support product concept development, design realisation and validation and manufacturing issue trouble shooting.
  • You will study towards a Level 6 Degree qualification with an approved Apprenticeship provider alongside your role.

About you:

  • You will have an awareness of, and interest in, mechanical design function and the product development process within an engineering organisation.
  • You will have an interest and aptitude in drawing and making things - experience of CAD drafting and/or modelling and using Solid Works, NX Team Centre or similar could be an advantage.
  • You will possess technical analysis and problem-solving skills.
  • You will possess good communication skills and a desire to work as part of a team to help solve problems and implement effective solutions.
  • You will have (or be working towards) a minimum of two A-Levels at grade 6 (B) or above, including a mathematical-based subject and a science, technology, engineering or an additional mathematics-related subject – or an equivalent Level 3 Engineering BTEC/EAL Diploma at Distinction (Merit) Level or above.
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