Manufacturing Engineer

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Manufacturing Engineer

Salary:£35000 per annum
Location:Poole, South West, England
Consultant:Rob Stone
Telephone:01202 978691
Email:Rob@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Do you have a passion for efficient manufacturing and a strong understanding of composites?
A well-established, privately-owned company within the thriving composites industry seeks a Manufacturing Engineer to join their growing team. The company boasts a strong presence in the Marine Leisure market and has successfully diversified into Marine Defence, Aerospace, Simulation, and other challenging sectors. This growth presents exciting opportunities for a skilled and motivated individual looking for a long-term career.
The Role:
You will play a key role in supporting the shop floor by providing clear and concise information to ensure efficient component part manufacturing. Proficiency in CAD is essential, along with a solid understanding of kitting and manufacturing processes. A meticulous approach and strong attention to detail are crucial for success.
Key Responsibilities:
Technical Expertise:
    • Contribute to the development and implementation of best practices in engineering.
    • Analyze customer drawings and CAD data to generate ply templates, foam kits, etc.
    • Devise innovative solutions to optimize manufacturing processes.
    • Utilize the MRP system to create Part Numbers, Routings, and BOMs aligned with customer and process requirements.
    • Manage configuration control for assigned projects.
    • Design mould tools, assembly fixtures, and manufacturing aids (when required).
Project Support:
    • Create clear and informative manufacturing work instructions and visual aids (lay-up/assembly manuals).
    • Assist with cost estimation for new projects.
Teamwork & Continuous Improvement:
    • Support, encourage, and develop shop floor personnel.
    • Proactively contribute to creating a good team atmosphere.
    • Identify and implement improvement opportunities within the organization.
Compliance & Communication:
    • Liaise with customers and suppliers as needed.
    • Support and ensure compliance with Health & Safety regulations, Quality and Environmental standards, and all company policies.
Desired Skills & Qualifications:
  • Strong understanding of industry best practices in manufacturing processes and procedures.
  • Proficiency in 2D and 3D CAD software.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing techniques is a plus.
Overview:
Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Location: Poole
Salary: Up to £35k DOE
Onsite

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 British or Dual 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.
 
Rob Stone