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Our world leading aerospace client that design, develop and manufacture aircraft landing gear, wheels and brakes have an opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer at their site in Gloucester.
You will work within a Manufacturing Engineering team and report to the respective team leader/manager.
Key aspects of this job include the following:
support new product introductions and new production operations
Manage projects which include new production equipment/tooling, process improvements and cost reductions activities
Organise and manage review meetings with peers and shop floor personnel
Conduct Process FMEAs, root cause analysis and process validations
Present progress / achievements of projects to the wider community and various management levels
Improve product quality, labour/assets efficiency and production lead-time through the use of lean manufacturing and assembly principles
Candidate skills and requirements
You will need a comprehensive knowledge of production and more importantly:
Positive attitude towards development and learning new skills
Be innovative, creative and work with minimal direction
Lean experience (Green Belt / Black belt preferable)
Work effectively with cross-functional teams and within your own team
Have strong organisational, problem solving and communication skills with various levels in the business
Have the ability to write technical reports clearly and accurately (in English)
Knowledge of CATIA V5 or equivalent CAD software
Sound knowledge of HSE and ergonomic requirements
Knowledge of current and future industrial technologies and their capabilities
Experience of working in Assembly environment using Flow Line methodologies
You must also have the ability and confidence to use your own initiative and
Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.