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Manufacturing Engineer£32K, East Kent

I am currently looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to work for an established manufacture. You will be expected to support production by developing and improving processes. To provide full process and quality engineering support with focus on "built in quality", process control as opposed to final inspection culture.

Duties and responsibilities

To take accountability and responsibility for designated product ranges and ensure:

  • Fast turnaround and corrective action for Process/Quality issues affecting production
  • Ensure In conjunction with production and engineering that all new products are verified as production ready prior to production release, this includes all aspects including cost, manufacturability, process capability etc.
  • Support the production of new and legacy products being manufactured and take direct responsibility for updating routings, manufacturing and process instructions / tooling etc to be in line with best method of manufacture.
  • Support designated production area and take ownership for close out of process issues raised either to support customer delivery and or improve process.
  • Analysing NRFT data to focus on areas that require process improvement
  • Designated assembly area is supported on current and legacy product. This will be assessed through QCD measure linked to SPEED but typically will be cost reduction on process driving lower labour cost and or reduced defect / NRFT rate, lead-time reduction etc plus problem close out time and effectiveness.
  • Carry out review of and take ownership for implementation of root cause fix and complete close out on all customer concerns (both internal and external) for designated area and engage directly with end customer as and when required.
  • Carry out and or lead improvement activities linked to growth and profit targets on designated area. Registered No. 2122813 Carry out such other duties that may be reasonably requested.

Required Qualifications/Experience

  • HNC or above level qualification in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Experience.
  • Previous experience working in a Mechanical Process Engineer role within a manufacturing or Process Engineering environment.
  • Experience using measuring equipment.
  • Experience of design reviews and ensuring production problems are corrected with robust corrective actions and the product is produced to the desired quality.
  • Process improvement and line flow implementation.
  • Previous experience using CREO or similar CAD packages with an understanding of product life cycle software.

If you are interested please click apply attaching your most up to date CV.

Aimee Ireland, Permanent & Contract Consultant at PW Construction Recruitment is handling this vacancy.

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