JOB – Senior Manufacturing Engineer

LOCATION - Dorset 

TERM - Permanent

SALARY- £47,000 annum (dependent on experience)   


My client is looking for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join their team in Dorset on a permanent basis.



Ideally the Senior Manufacturing Engineer will have the following attributes:

  • Broad knowledge in any of the following: Sheet metal, Metallic assemblies, Fabrications, Heat treatment or surface treatment is beneficial but not essential.
  • Great team player.
  • Able to lead a team and has leadership experience.
  • Be flexible, proactive, and adaptive.
  • Good attention to detail
  • Mechanical engineering degree, qualification, or experience


The Senior Manufacturing Engineer role will involve:

  • Submitting times and values for estimate build up, on approved estimate sheets clearly showing all cost elements.
  • Estimating type and cost of tooling required for manufacturing components to customers’ requirements.
  • Estimating Labour Hours and material costs, including tooling required for manufacturing components to customers’ requirements.
  • Production and maintenance of Local Control Documents (LCDs), Process Control Documents (PCDs), and other documentation required, allowing the manufacture of the company’s products.
  • Team leadership with responsibility for managing the workload of the team.
  • Problem solving, and liaison with other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Determining the methods, tooling and processes required for manufacturing the company’s products.
  • Liaising with customers and subcontractors on technical queries
  • Liaising with Shop Supervisors to resolve technical problems and ensure that new products are planned effectively.
  • Performing other duties as may be deemed necessary to ensure the effective running of the Department and Company



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.

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