Manufacturing Engineer (M/F)

  • Company : JAM Recruitment
  • Localisation : West Midlands, Birmingham - UK - West Midlands
  • Position : Manufacturing Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-11-07
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Job Description

The Background

A precision component manufacturing business is currently looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to develop both new and existing components.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an organisation that are dominating their market place, with huge expansion plans, fantastic training and enviable retention of staff.

The Role

As the Manufacturing Engineer you will be responsible for:
*Successfully managing NPI projects to deliver components on time and within budget. This will include holding regular project meetings maintaining minutes and actions
*Improve existing manufacturing processes to achieve measured productivity improvements.
*Generate and prove out CNC programs for a range of machining centres, including 4 & 5 axis machining centres.
*Generate and prove out CNC programs for a range of horizontal and vertical turning centres.
*Work directly with suppliers to ensure the latest innovations in fixtures & tooling are employed.
*Produce accurate Stage drawings for manufacturing operations.
*Produce detailed documentation, set up packs, SOP\'s etc.
*Liaise with other departments to ensure all aspects of engineering projects are completed on time.
*Liaise directly with customer technical departments to resolve process related issues
*Utilise solid models using Catia V5, Solidworks and Vericut to produce and validate CNC programmes.
*Produce \'Critical Part Plans\' in line with customer requirements.
*Preparation of cost estimates to support the acquisition of new business to include specifying process routes, standard hour content, material and sub-contract requirements.
*Support production with daily problem solving ensuring permanent solutions are put in place

The Person

To be successful in the role of Manufacturing Engineer you will have the following skills and experience:
*You must be an experienced Manufacturing Engineer from a strong CNC machining background and be fully conversant with modern manufacturing techniques.
*You must be dynamic and enthusiastic.
*Experience of machining precision prismatic components.
*Experience of machining large precision turned components.
*You will have knowledge of CAD CAM systems with Solid Works and Catia being a distinct advantage.
*You will be required to implement methods that deliver robust manufacturing solutions for precision components made from a variety of materials.
*Understanding where process requirements such as Heat treatment and coatings are carried out to customer specifications is essential
*You must have strong project management skills with the ability to deliver projects on time and within budget.
*You will have experience of working with Critical Parts, complying to specific customer requirements and specifications.
*Experience of APQP, PFMEA\'s with proven track record of NPI
*The ability to implement Lean techniques is essential.

The Package

In return, you will receive a competitive salary of £35,000 - £45,000 and an industry leading benefits package.


To apply for the position of Manufacturing Engineer, please send your CV to Gabrielle Beaver via the \'apply now\' button.

***PLEASE NOTE: interviews will be taking place over the next week***

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  • Start date : asap
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary : £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
  • References : BBBH68741_1510072254
  • Activity area : Aerospace Manufacturing

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