Recruiting for a “Product engineer” to join our dynamic team

Job Description

Product Engineer


Xanthella is a pioneering company developing Photo Bio-Reactors for both research and industrial applications. We have a vacancy for a Product Engineer based at our research and development facility in the European Marine Science Park, near Oban. The successful candidate will be required to coordinate development and manufacturing activities using both internal and external suppliers. The successful candidate is likely to have a broad range of mechanical and electrical engineering skills. Industrial experience is considered essential. Experience in bio-reactors or similar scientific equipment would be an advantage.

Key skills

  • Extensive experience in both electrical and mechanical engineering.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Supply chain management.
  • Generation of documentation, including technical drawings.
  • Work within specified budgets.
  • BOM generation and control.
  • Ability to travel.
  • Operate in a development environment.
  • Troubleshooting and providing technical support to customers.
  • Teamwork.

This is considered a critical role for the company and reports directly to the Managing Director. The attractive salary reflects the capabilities of the individual we require.

If you have any questions about the role and/or the company, please contact us by phone – 01631 258 106, or by email –

Application deadline: TBC

Interviews will be held: TBC

Please send your CV to

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