Manufacturing Engineer

Hewett Recruitment
£30k - £33k pa
09 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Manufacturing Engineer



An opportunity has arisen for a Manufacturing Engineer to join a fast paced, growing engineering company that is a genuine global market leader in its field. It would give the right candidate the chance to develop and implement innovative standards and processes with excellent opportunities to progress.

The company itself specialises in developing and producing a wide range of innovative, bespoke components made from advanced materials. The complexity and uniqueness of their products brings a huge amount of variety in terms of purchased components and raw materials as well as manufacturing process. They are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to come on board and operate with lean methodologies in the day to day operations of the business to ensure it runs efficiently.

*Project coordination throughout the full lifecycle, often liaising with various other internal departments,
*Increase manufacturing productivity by agreed percentages,
*Leading and managing projects,
*Identify manufacturing problems and root cause analysis,
*Lead continuous improvement,
*Implement manufacturing improvements across the shop floor,
*Support the operation project team
*Implement various NPD tools such as PFMEA, Process Flow and Control Plans.

*HND/HNC in Engineering or a relevant degree.
*Proven experience in a Team Leader or Managerial role.
*Excellent knowledge of Lean methodologies.
*A strong background in both NPI and Continuous Improvement activities.
*Six Sigma Green Belt or higher (Beneficial),
*Excellent written and oral communication.
*Experience of working within a high precision industry would be beneficial.

The salary is £33,000 dependent on experience and based in Stourport, commutable from Kidderminster, Worcester, Birmingham, Halesowen, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Droitwich, Malvern, Stourbridge, Wolverhampton, Evesham and Pershore.

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