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Manufacturing Engineer

Ref no. BHN552045
Location Leicester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Join an exceptional technical team. This position involves providing technical support to our Leicester business. You will play a crucial role in the manufacturing engineering activities throughout the entire product lifecycle.

Key skills required for this role

Manufacturing, production, quality, data analysis, monitoring, lifecycle Manufacture Engineering


HNC/HND in Mechanical or Manufacturing

Job description

As a Manufacturing Engineer, your main responsibilities will include:

* Supporting a fast-paced manufacturing production line, maintaining production throughput while ensuring safety, quality, and timing goals are met.
* Identifying continuous improvements on the production line through process monitoring and data analysis, leading projects to completion.
* Conducting feasibility studies on new processes and enhancing existing processes with robust process controls across various products and lifecycle phases.
* Providing valuable input into product changes and modifications, ensuring efficient manufacture and assembly.
* Demonstrating leadership skills and the ability to motivate cross-functional teams towards manufacturing excellence, collaborating with external customers and suppliers when required.
* Acting as the authority in Manufacturing Engineering for process planning, change management requests, documentation sign-offs, and process validation.
* Developing, procuring, and maintaining fixturing and tooling for manufacturing.

Fuel Your Passion

To thrive in this role, you will need:

* HNC/HND or equivalent experience in a mechanical or manufacturing engineering discipline, with recent experience in manufacturing engineering.
* Excellent oral and written communication skills.
* Proven ability to solve complex technical problems.
* Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
* Proficiency in CAD, with previous knowledge of Solidworks being advantageous, for fixture design and product analysis. Experience with drafting technical drawings and GT&D.
* Extensive knowledge of different manufacturing processes, assembly techniques, and meticulous attention to detail in components and assemblies.
* Extensive experience in driving process improvements.
* Background in reviewing and approving engineering drawings of components and assemblies.
* Efficient conversion of technical information and engineering drawing data into work instructions and technical narratives.
* Understanding of ERP systems, planning controls, and Bills of Materials, with experience in SAP being advantageous.
* Working knowledge of LEAN principles and continuous improvement tools.

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