Ref No NB4292: Manufacturing Engineer

Salary: to £38k

Location: Wolverhampton

Position:  Permanent

We have an exciting position for a dynamic Manufacturing Engineer. Do you want to work in an exciting and innovative industry, then this could be the position you have been looking for. In this role you will ensure the design for manufacture and assembly is integrated into new and modified products. You will sanction the post design release and sanction robust manufacturing plans are put in place using applicable processes covering manufacture, assembly and test.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

         Inputting into the design process with a specific emphasis on ensuring the final     design can be manufactured, assembled and tested.

         As required, forming part of the Project Team involved in the introduction of new or modified designs. This may involve being co-located with the Project Team.

         Key member of the Make / Buy review.

         Inputting into estimates associated with manufacturing deliverables ensuring that the associated risks, assumptions and exclusions are defined as necessary.

         Following interpretation of the design package (GA’s, Details, Parts List, specifications, contract order etc), generation of the manufacturing plan within the MRP system covering all internal & associated sub-contract operations.

         Liaison with the design team (internal or external) if a potential problem is identified.

         Initiating budgetary change control inline with company practices.

         Generation of the Manufacturing, Inspection & Test Plan’s (MITPs) for Manufacturing related deliverables.

         Inputting into the generation of build & test documentation.

         Problem solving during manufacture / build as applicable.

         Ensuring Non Conformance Reporting is carried out inline with company procedures where defective parts / assemblies are identified.

         Developing effective communications and relationships within the Manufacturing Team.

         Recognising and developing internal and external customer and supplier relationships.

         Supporting the implementation of new ways of working, equipment and processes in order to improve the department productivity and quality.

The above is not exhaustive and may change as the company progresses through its philosophy of continuous improvement

Candidate Requirements:

         Hands on experience within a manufacturing environment.

         Experienced in the interpretation of engineering designs and defining how the part will be manufactured and assembled in the most cost effective and efficient way.

         Attention to detail

         Tenacity, proactive, team player, positive attitude

         Flexibility, ability to learn and adapt

         Alignment with overall business objectives


Salary:   £30000 – £38000

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