Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Salary: DOE + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894389_1518188156
Contact Name: Francesca Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 09, 2018 14:55

Job Description

As the Manufacturing Engineer, your main responsibilities will be/include:

*To participate in the Design Review Process
*To plan and co-ordinate New Product Introductions
*Develop manufacturing methods, processes, tooling, production equipment capabilities, assembly methods, quality control and safety standards
*Support the development of the supply chain strategy for projects
*Drive process improvements by implementing LEAN tools and techniques (e.g. 8D, 5S and Process Mapping).
*Troubleshoot existing designs
*To plan and co-ordinate production tooling, test and capital equipment
*Develop Manufacturing Plans on allocated projects
*Support Production in the resolution of non-conformances
*Define manufacturing material handling processes
*Ensure Safe working environment in line with the health and safety procedures

Successful candidates will have/be:
*HND/Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline (Mechanical/Electronics).
*Lean/ Six Sigma Green Belt qualified
*Lean Methodology with track record in making sustainable changes
*Techniques in Process Mapping and Process Improvement
*Manufacturing Processes and methodology, toolsets and systems
*Experience within an Electro-mechanical Manufacturing environment (defence sector desirable)
*Experience of using MRP systems and modern manufacturing techniques
*Analytical and problem solving skills

Position- Manufacturing Engineer
Location- High Wycombe
Salary- DOE + competitive benefits

Key Words:Manufacturing Engineer, Manufacture, LEAN, Design, MRP, Electromechanical, Defence, Electronics, Military

Applicants may be required to meet certain security criteria. (There may be the occasional need for worldwide travel/away from home for reasonable lengths of time.)

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.