Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment
Location
Worcester
Salary
40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

Are you an experienced Manufacturing Engineer with experience of the pressings industry? If so, we are recruiting a Manufacturing Engineer for a leading supplier of pressed body parts in the Worcester area. The Manufacturing Engineer will have a strong knowledge of the Automotive industry, manufacturing processes, procedures ideally within the pressings industry.

As Manufacturing Engineer you will;

  • Develop, establish and optimise the manufacturing processes for both new and existing products in order with cost, quality and lead time expectations are met or exceeded.
  • Will work with engineers on new or resourced business projects on in-house commissioning, final buy-off and acceptance (internally & customer)
  • To support the procurement and introduction to site of additional and upgraded production equipment through liaison with all the necessary personnel and external supplier contacts
  • Keeping all costs to an absolute minimum, whilst contributing to the safe and efficient running of production processes and cost-effective use of downtime
  • Lead in the automation of cells in line with company requirements

Knowledge:

  • Experience of working in an Automotive environment
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing processes, procedures, and hydraulic press machinery
  • Demonstrates understanding of technical aspects of operations. The ability to communicate and evaluate technical information and issues impacting design, production and support of products and services.
  • Knowledge of automation systems; to include integration and tooling
  • Experience of Lean

Specific Skills:

  • HND or equivalent level qualification in Manufacturing or Engineering.
  • Exposure to design programs (CAD, CATIA etc.)
  • Works effectively and cooperatively with others to achieve goals: establishes and maintains good working relationships.
  • Ability to collect, organise and analyse data; summarise findings; develop conclusions and deploy recommendations from appropriate data sources.
  • Works effectively and cooperatively with others to achieve goals: establishes and maintains good working relationships.
  • Clearly conveys information and ideas in a manner that engages the audience and helps them retain the message. Actively listens to others to clarify own and others understanding.

Personal Qualities:

  • Must have a high level of integrity
  • Punctual, dependable and responsible
  • Strong team working ethics and customer focus
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Should be well organised and have an eye for detail

Applicants should apply to this advert if interested or contact Katharine Bignell for more information.