Production Manufacturing Engineer

Production Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Production Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worthing, West Sussex
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896036_1562341974
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2019 16:52

Job Description

Do you have expertise in Production or Manufacturing Engineering and seeking a challenging new role, where you will be establishing lean production processes for a rapidly growing company?

My client supplies mission-critical vehicles, survivability systems and services to clients across the world and due to recent success, they are now looking to strengthen their Production team.

Key Responsibilities
*Development of production processes and management of tools and fixtures for production.
*Supporting the Project team with DFM advise.
*Management of production process issues, risks and opportunities.
*To work on the investigation of problems, analysing root causes and developing and implementing solutions.
*Continuous improvement and LEAN production projects.
*Provide technical manufacturing support throughout the project lifecycle from concept development through to manufacturing and delivery into service
*Establishing and reporting waste and production rates metrics, KPI's, monthly reports, etc.

Key Skills
*HNC level (or equivalent) in a manufacturing, or production engineering discipline.
*Manufacturing based apprenticeship preferred.
*Production operative experience in a highly technical environment preferably within the defence industry.
*Understanding and experience in low volume vehicle assembly.
*Understanding and experience in manufacturing processes including, fabrication/welding, machined parts and composites.
*Understanding of system integration and configuration management.
*Knowledge and experience of Solid works would be an advantage
*Use of project management software tools.
*Competent in the following project management techniques: Critical Path.
*Risk and opportunity management.
*Business system experience (ERP) - SAP preferable.

Production Manufacturing Engineer
Competitive Salary + Benefits including Bonus, Pension, Healthcare

Production, Manufacturing, Engineering, LEAN, Root Cause Analysis, DFM, Continuous Improvement, Project Management, Project Lifecycle, KPI's, Defence, Armoured Vehicles, Vehicle Assembly, Welding, Solid Works, Critical Path Analysis, Risk & Opportunity, ERP, SAP, Excel

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a family run company, where you will be exposed to a range of projects with various career development opportunities available to you.

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 role is a permanent position.

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