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Manufacturing Engineer - 9 Month Ftc

Salary: £0

Location: Portchester

Job type: Permanent

Category: Portchester Manufacturing

This global business of 500 people onsite is a Tier 1 supplier in the automotive industry who supply wingmirrors and internal vision systems for the likes of Toyota, JLR, Nissan, Volvo and some Mclaren vehicles. This company are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to work with the management team across Operations area to define a clear strategy for new products and improvements. Responsibilities: * Work with the Customer Product and Improvement Manager, Production Engineering Manager, Quality Manager and Maintenance Manager to identify possible cost savings and plant improvements. Ensure that appropriate actions are taken and liaise through the departments to ensure success * Minimise the impact of customer and internal 4M issues to daily operations and actively support the customer specific teams to resolve these in a timely manner, including implementation of any process improvements and associated documentation * Ensure that the handling of all parts and assemblies have packing that is fit for purpose prior to being used in assembly through to finished products delivered to the customer * Support the Customer Product and Improvement Manager by supporting team activities such as Kaizen workshops and Quality Circles. With a focus on ensuring existing and new products can be manufactured in line with company requirements for Cost, Quality and Delivery, recommending improvements where required Skills Required: * Minimum level HNC/HND in a related subject * Previous experience in field * Understanding of CAD use and fixture design/ modification * Good understanding of Lean Manufacturing Methods, OEE, Kaizen, 5S, etc * Knowledge of current Health and Safety legislation, including ergonomics

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