CAD/CAM Engineer/Operator

Posted 8 months ago

An opportunity has emerged for a CAD/CAM engineer/operator at Advanced Innovative
Engineering (AIE) UK Ltd. A.I.E has built a world class reputation for next generation Wankel
rotary engines. Our product performs in a number of market sectors: Aerospace, marine,
automotive and power generation. We have customers range from first tier vehicle manufacturers,
high performance niche sports cars and UAVs.

A.I.E’s strength is in our close-knit, team working environment. Design, prototyping, R&D
development and manufacturing are all within our high tech facility in the heart of the country at

As a CAD/CAM development engineer, you role will vary day-to-day. It will include but not limited
to: running 5-axis machining centre, programming CAM software, manual machining/power tools
(for example lathe and surface grinder), and building engine and test rigs.

Most in-house manufactured components are bespoke, high value and low volume prototypes.

Hours and Environment

38 hours a week.

Standard: Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5.30pm (30 minute lunch), Friday 8.30am to 12.30pm.
Very flexible working hours, no overtime pay.

Your work will be split between the workshop, test cells and design offices. Strong hands-on
approach and desire/ability to new skills is expected.

You may also be required to travel to meet clients and suppliers.

Preferred Skills and Interests

  • Knowledge in operating machining centres (preferred: 5-axis Mazak but all CNC
  • Knowledge in CAM software (preferred: Edgecam but all software considered).
  • Knowledge in CMM operation and quality control.
  • Good general engine knowledge.
  • An appreciation of business demands.
  • An awareness of environmental impacts, international standards and application
    integration of design ideas.
  • Eagerness to learn and adaptive in approach.


We will consider mechanical qualification in HND, degree level or equivalent relevant experiences.


Any required training will be given both on the job and via any specialised courses. You will work
as part of a team, which includes highly experienced and sociable engineers.


Holiday: 21 days plus statutory bank holidays

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You want your engineering partner to offer products of an exceptional standard. That is why AIE operates a controlled Quality Management System which meets stringent AS9100D standards.

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Advanced Innovative Engineering can offer you a truly one-stop shop. We don't just build engines - we consult, conceptualise, develop, design and test solutions to your problems. We can do this because all our activities are based at one state-of-the-art facility in the heart of the UK's aerospace engineering and manufacturing industries. Talk to us today. Call +44 1543 420700.

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