Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

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    7 months ago

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Manufacturing Engineer
Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer jobs role Leicester / Loughborough
13:00 finish on a Friday. £25m t/o agile manufacturing company 
Mechanical assembly of tight tolerance equipment and systems
Fantastic growth and stability 
£30,000 - £40,000 (TBC) + 13:00 finish on Friday. Leicester based. 
Are you a Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer or Process engineer who can help structure manufacturing controls, takt time improvements in a medium volume manufacturing environment ?  This Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer or Process engineer jobs role would suit someone from regulated precision industries (mechanical engineering or electro mechanical manufacturing and assembly) who wants to have fantastic security, growth and challenge in their career. 
Are you seeking Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer or Process engineer or lean manufacturing jobs in the Leicester, Loughborough, Syston, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire region? 
Essential Experience
Experience of improving manufacturing processes
Strong NPI experience would be beneficial 
Ideally experience gained within highly regulated sectors (aerospace, oil and gas, nuclear, medical, pharmaceutical , scientific, instrumentation, automotive 
You will then have experience of control plans, improving manufacturing controls and improving takt times 
150 to 200 headcount business so an SME mentality in terms of being a ‘doer’ 
Principal Manufacturing Engineer Duties and Responsibilities
Improve takt times 
Manage NPI process from launch to start of production 
Lead waste and defect reduction activities in a high precision engineering environment using Lean tools including Error Proofing / SMED / 6S etc 
Resolve problems at pace with structured problem resolution and root cause analysis tools and techniques, such as: 3C / 8D / 5 Why / Ishikawa 
Eliminate non-value added activities to reduce lead times
Lead by example, using best practice problem resolution approaches to upskill the wider workforce
This Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer or Process engineer jobs role is based near Leicester , commutable from Leicester, Loughborough, Syston, Melton Mowbray
Please note that if you are not contacted within the next ten days then your application, on this occasion, has not been successful.  We thank you for taking the time to apply.