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Manufacturing Engineer

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    Engineering, Maintenance, Mechanical, Quality and Manufacturing, Testing and QA

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits: 25-28 days holiday (depending on length of Service - excluding Bank Hols), Free Health Cash Plan and a 10% Employer Pension contribution

  • Contact:

    Jeremy Kabongo

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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    30 days ago

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Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Industry: Manufacturing, Mechanics
Location: Norfolk
Salary: £30K - £36.5K Pa, dependent on experience
Benefits Package: 25-28 days holiday (depending on length of Service - excluding Bank Hols), Free Health Cash Plan and a 10% Employer Pension contribution.

Premier Engineering has engaged with a key client and a leading bearings Manufacturer. Our client is based in Norfolk, due to continuous business growth an opportunity has become available for a Manufacturing Engineer to join the business excellence and manufacturing engineering department.
The role will be ideal for a flexible candidate that has the potential to support various manufacturing disciplines, such as CNC turning/milling/grinding, foundry casting, assembly, and hardening processes.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Support and liaise with all manufacturing personnel to aid the successful resolution of technical issues in daily manufacturing activities.
  • Define production methods and costs including tooling requirements and technical support for the manufacture of new and existing products lines variants.
  • Maintain, update and improve key Factory Production Processes to solidify process control regarding safety, quality, delivery and cost improvements on existing and new products.
  • Actively participate in the implementation of Lean Manufacturing initiatives and support others in lean methodology to support a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Support and prepare capital investment requests and lead technical implementation of projects and factory engineering trials to delivery and cost constraints.
  • To support manufacturing engineering team activities as required within the department (Production routings, CNC programming, tooling selection, CAD etc.)
  • Communicate presentations and technical reports, both verbally and in writing. Comply with statutory and company regulations regarding health and safety and the wellbeing of the team.
Skills & Abilities:
  • Relevant HND/HNC in Engineering, or an Engineering Apprenticeship with proven experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably within machining with process development experience.
  • Good technical knowledge of various manufacturing techniques and processes
  • Clear understanding of Lean manufacturing principles and a strong motivation for improvement
  • Able to positively incorporate themselves into the team, support corporate vision and values and company strategy.
  • Detailed analytical skills with a logical approach to problem-solving.
  • Be results orientated with the ability to successfully support the factory engineering team.
  • Learning mindset, highly adaptable to change, professional and open minded to new ways of working.
  • Strong IT literacy including basic knowledge of CAD systems.
  • Fluent in English
  • 25-28 days holiday (depending on length of Service - excluding Bank Hols)
  • Free Health Cash Plan (Medicash) providing payment for routine dental treatment (up to £120), Optical (up to £120), prescriptions (up to £30), special Consultations (up to £500), Diagnostic tests / scans (up to £500), complimentary therapies, eg physio, acupuncture, osteopathy, chiropractic assessment & treatment (up to £400), access to wellbeing portal and EE counselling service
  • Employer Pension contribution 10%
If you could be interested in the role as a Manufacturing Engineer, please apply with your latest CV and call Jeremy at Premier Engineering on 0121 796 1888 for further information.
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