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Manufacturing Engineer

JOB – Manufacturing Engineer

LOCATION – Leighton Buzzard


TERM- Permanent


SALARY – £40,000 - £55,000 per annum (plus bonus)


We are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer on a permanent basis in the Leighton Buzzard area with experience in materials manufacturing. Your main duties will include organising tooling and fixtures as well as assisting to improve and implement new manufacturing processes.

The Manufacturing Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Qualified in a relevant Engineering / Manufacturing Degree with time served as an Engineer.
  • Previous experience working within a mechanical manufacturing environment.
  • Capable of managing process improvement projects through lean manufacturing, 5S, Six Sigma and other continuous improvement tools.
  • Good knowledge of tooling and fixtures within manufacturing.
  • Can communicate with other members of staff and management.
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Able to write work instructions and operating procedures for manufacturing
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as team
  • Experience of materials manufacturing - beneficial
The Manufacturing Engineer role will involve:
  • Assisting the other members of the engineering team in the smooth running of the manufacturing line
  • Create work instructions and troubleshooting guides for equipment
  • Carrying out new process implementations.
  • Helping to advise on factory layouts and new automated machinery.
  • Participate in process improvement activities.
If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please apply with an up-to-date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.
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