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Manufacturing Engineer - Chassis Machining And Assembly

Salary: £0

Location: NR18

Job type: Permanent

Category: Manufacturing

Manufacturing Engineer - Chassis Machining and Assembly - Norfolk, Norfolk - 38 hours per week - competitive salary Manufacturing Engineer - Chassis Machining and Assembly, Norwich, Norfolk - 38 hourd per week - competitive salary Key responsibilities could include any, or a combination of, the following: * Promote and maintain a healthy, safe and clean working environment at all times. * Support Production & Project support as requested * Responsible for agreement of critical significant characteristics and the creation of PFMEA * Identify build issues/concerns and make relevant parties aware. Assist in finding solutions and follow all actions for resolution on Continuous Improvement tracking system * Support creation of production man-assignments aligned to manufacturing build requirements (as defined via Sales & Operations business plan) * Study operations sequence, material flow, fixturing / tooling, process documents / statements with the aim of improving line balancing, throughput and efficient working procedures * Support draft and design layout of equipment, materials, and workspace to illustrate maximum efficiency. * Support creation / development and maintenance of Process Sheets from engineering released data (PCO). * Publish clear and concise information including all aspect of Man / Method / Machine (tooling) / Material to manufacturing * Identify and evaluate individual training needs for Primary operators and provide training plans to ensure that standardised processes are followed, and that safety and quality documented care-points are adhered to * Co-ordinate "On the Job" training for new processes with manufacturing staff * Perform time studies for all Product / Process / Component changes to ensure manufacturing's ability to achieve to required Quality / Cost / Deliver elements * Perform periodic Process Audits to ensure products are being built to release Manufacturing Engineering information (Man / Method / Machine / Material) * Support implementation, control and closure of Deviations from standard production processes. * Support new tooling / fixtures design and development / specification for introduction into manufacturing environment * Support of tooling, equipment & facilities specification, procurement, installation, commissioning * Support prove out new tooling and fixtures and provide constructive feedback. * Support maintenance of tooling & jig registers * Support the build of cars during EP, VP, Pilot and SOP phases. * Establish daily status (from VP stage onwards) of new project introductions with regards to the 4M requirements i.e. Man - Machine - Method - Material * Support population and maintenance of Station Readiness metrics. * Support Plan / Do / Check / Action all initiatives, tasks and agreed actions to ensure their full achievement to Launch Plan * Adopt a positive approach to coaching and facilitation and supporting manufacturing supervision to help them successfully achieve the Launch Plan and its objectives. * Support estimation of production cost and effect of product design changes for management review, action, and control Essentials * BTEC/ NVQ in Engineering * Previous manufacturing, production engineering knowledge inclding CNC machining * MS Excel, Word, Powerpoint & Project, use of process systems, logical thinker for problem solving and process planning. * Experience working in a production environment * Pro-active team player. Self motivated & driven to succeed. * Positive "can do" attitude, eye for detail, methodical and measured approach Benefits * Bupa healthcare * 1/2 day Friday * 25 days holiday + bank holiday * Pension scheme Profile: Offering challenging, rewarding and diverse careers for extraordinary people. If you want to be part of something unique, look no further. For more than 60 years Lotus has been at the forefront of innovation in the car industry offering the best sports car customer experience in the world. It also has a fast developing specialist automotive engineering consultancy, which fully exploits its growing reputation and flair for product innovation and technical excellence. This further strengthens our unique capabilities by attracting and retaining the highest calibre employees which enable us to build on Lotus' brand values We are an innovative and exciting place to work where everyone enjoys striving to deliver the best for our clients in fast moving global markets. If you have exceptional skills, talent and experience and would like to be part of our future, why not apply now?

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