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Manufacturing Systems Engineering Team Lead

Manufacturing Systems Engineering Team Lead

Job Title: Manufacturing Systems Engineering Team Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 893679_1504601267
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email: neil@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: September 05, 2017 09:47

Job Description

Your experience in Manufacturing Engineering and ability to develop and lead manufacturing process improvement initiatives, will play a crucial part in driving process improvement initiatives and root cause and corrective action. Using your background in Manufacturing Engineering in the Aerospace Industry to ensure capacity and capability of manufacturing processes and equipment to meet business requirements whilst supporting Design for Manufacturing and Value Engineering Initiatives.

You will be working for a global leader in state of the art aerospace and defence systems. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Role:

The client requires a Manufacturing Systems Engineering Team Leader to ensure that the Manufacturing Systems Engineering team provide products and services that meet or exceed the required performance levels for quality, cost and delivery and are aligned with the business needs across the Sub-System IPTs. This job includes:

*Develops robust, cost efficient and safe manufacturing processes.
*Supports Design for Manufacturing and Value Engineering initiatives and is able to apply lean manufacturing techniques/continuous improvements as a means to eliminate waste and deliver products to customer's expectations.
*Investigates new processes and methodologies to provide competitive advantages for the business within the Supply Chain and potential future suppliers.
*Utilises and develops visual management tools to track performance and monitor the leading indicators (KPI's) that impact quality, cost and delivery.
*Supports with the completion of PFMEA's and implementation of associated risk reduction activities in line with requirements.
*Supports with the manufacturing recurring and non-recurring costs at bid stage, seeks to achieve the target cost reductions through product development and process improvement.
*To provide Manufacturing Engineering support to suppliers.
*Actively supports with the development needs of the team to ensure team capability and flexibility meet the business needs.

About You:

To be suitable for the Manufacturing Systems Engineering Team Leader job, you will need to be a solid Manufacturing Engineer from any background but preferable with aerospace and defence experience. You will need a depth of experience in Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement techniques. Solid experience of manufacturing processes/systems and techniques is required.

Manufacturing Systems Engineering Team Leader
Salary negotiable

Keywords: Manufacturing, Aerospace, Manufacturing techniques, Continuous improvements, Lean, Root cause, Corrective action, Process, Document, Quality, PFMEA, Engineer.

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 these 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.