Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford, Middlesex
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894449_1518440885
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
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Job Published: February 12, 2018 13:08

Job Description

Your experience in Manufacturing Engineering and knowledge of aerospace Design for Manufacture, will play a crucial part in creating and maintaining manufacturing documentation and designing repeatable manufacturing processes for a leading company in the naval and defence electronics industry. You will be looking at existing and new manufacturing processes with continuous improvement in mind.

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About the Role:

The client requires a Manufacturing Engineer to provide support to electromechanical design and manufacturing departments. This role includes:

*Creation, review and maintenance of manufacturing documentation for all products in line with customer requirements, cost, quality and delivery requirements.
*Assure product and process quality and control by designing repeatable and reproducible manufacturing processes; establishing standards and verifying manufacturing processes with Manufacturing technicians and operators; generation and maintenance of process control plans.
*Evaluate existing and new manufacturing processes and products through the use of PFMEA and implements improvement actions when risks are identified.
*Design and manage the manufacturing of tooling required to support repeatability and reproducibility, implementing into production in the appropriate manner.
*Improve manufacturing efficiency by planning process work flow, defining space requirements, manufacturing tools and layout.
*Provide manufacturing engineering support to product and process investigations and delivers reports that include the use of Root Cause Analysis tools and Preventative and corrective action tools and techniques.
*Provide manufacturing support to the FRACAS process to reduce defects reported from the shop floor; this includes working with suppliers to reduce defects originating from the supply chain, feeding back to the Engineering Design Team where appropriate.

About You:

As an experienced Manufacturing Engineer you will need Electro-Mechanical engineering experience with an engineering based qualification in an appropriate technical discipline, and experience in working in an Aerospace design and manufacturing environment. Knowledge of manufacturing methods for mechanical assemblies and products (i.e. machining and fabrication techniques), will also be needed along with manufacturing methods for PCB/PCBA assemblies and products (i.e. soldering and coating techniques).
Knowledge of manufacturing tools and techniques in a low volume/high complexity environment {i.e. Lean manufacturing techniques and six sigma methodology) will be useful. So will the ability to be proactive at researching and learning about new manufacturing processes and techniques.

Manufacturing Engineer
Salary negotiable

Keywords: Manufacturing, Engineer, PCB, Assembly, Lean, Six Sigma, FRACAS, PFMEA

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

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 is a permanent position.

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