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Manufacturing Engineer

  • Location:

    Newbury, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Quality and Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:


JOB- Manufacturing Engineer
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £30,000-£35,000 plus other benefits

My client is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to join their business on a permanent basis in the Newbury area. The ideal candidate would be to provide support to ensure Quality, Efficiency and repeatability of process on current and new equipment

The Manufacturing Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • HNC Qualified in Mechanical Engineering / Advanced Apprenticeship or equivalent work based experience
  • Have experience working as a Manufacturing Engineer within product development in a similar environment
  • Experience on CAD systems preferably Solidworks/AutoCAD
  • Be able to read & interpret engineering drawings
  • Experience within Lean Manufacturing
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to work individually or as a team

The Manufacturing Engineer role will involve:

  • Creating/ updating work instructions, process sheets, testing/validation plans
  • Evaluate current production activities, identify bottlenecks and suggest improvements
  • Interrogation of drawings and CAD models to kit correct parts to the shop floor
  • Come up with innovative manufacturing solutions for parts
  • Processing ECR’s and producing corrective actions
  • Responsible for updating MRP system and maintenance of BOMS.
  • Working with Quality team to ensure best practices
  • Delivering continuous improvement, operational excellence, and lean improvements
  • Tool design when required
  • Liaising with customers, suppliers, and other departments with ongoing engineering issues

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.