Posted: 77 days ago

Manufacturing Engineer

Salary: £40,000

Location: Twickenham

Job type: Permanent

Category: Twickenham Manufacturing


Do you want to work within a well-known defence company? You will be working with various engineering teams to provide manufacturing engineering expertise in supporting existing and new products. Manufacturing Engineer Responsibilities • Work with manufacturing team leaders, lean co-ordinator and design engineering to improve process efficiencies • The Manufacturing Engineer will implement lean manufacturing methods to reduce throughput times • Implement basic improvement tools, from 5S, 7 Wastes, Visual Management and Standardised Work balanced assembly lines where single (best) piece flow philosophies are employed • Implement any required layout changes, ensuring both the facilities and maintenance teams are fully involved • Support the Manufacturing team with their recording, and analysis of production data, and ensure the correct focus is placed on the main issues arising • Assist in establishing product cycle times and monitor actual performance • The Manufacturing Engineer will lead and work in teams to develop process FMEA • Manage NPI(s) throughout their lifecycle Manufacturing Engineer Requirements: • The Manufacturing Engineer will have experience of NPI • Proven record of successfully implementing Lean in an industrial environment • Generating and maintaining process maps, PFMEA’s and control plans • Strong knowledge of lean manufacturing principles • Experience of using problem solving techniques (5 Why’s, Fishbone/Ishikawa diagrams, 8D) • The Manufacturing Engineer will have experience of working within an Aerospace Manufacturing environment, Automotive or very closely related industry. • Knowledge of ERP MRP system • The Manufacturing Engineer will have a strong level of Education (e.g. Degree, HND, HNC etc.)



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