Manufacturing Engineer

27 June 20222022-06-27
Northamptonshire
£35,000-£37,000
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Manufacturing Engineer

Northhampton

£35,000-£37,000

Recruit 12 has an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer to support the introduction of new product into FCSL & develop processes to support product build, manufacture and safe launch into operations.

Your responsibilities as a Manufacturing Engineer will include:

  • Lead the Manufacturing Stream for APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) within NPI, (New Product Introduction).
  • Create and maintain Value Stream Maps for the project and if required existing production areas.
  • Develop and introduce SOP’s (Standard Operation Procedures) for all aspects of the process and control amendments where required
  • Liaise and work closely with our Technical Team to ensure design and maintenance of tools and equipment meets productivity needs.
  • Lead productivity improvements during initial project SOP (Start of Production) phase and in current product lines, through layout and process optimisation activities.
  • Train and guide the manufacturing team in continuous improvement methodology and techniques.
  • Support the Quality Function in their creation of Control Plans through effective FMEA’s (Failure Mode and Effects Analysis).
  • Create and maintain TPM, (Total Productive Maintenance) process.
  • Support T card improvement process & operations within the plant and ensure all improvements are logged and analysed. Report outs where required.
  • Ensure focus on health and safety is maintained whilst conducting given tasks
  • Any other tasks as reasonably requested.

To be a successful candidate as a Manufacturing Engineer you will need:

  • Working knowledge of Continuous Improvement, APQP, 6 Sigma, Value Stream mapping, standard work, process risk, route cause analysis, 8D & problem solving skills
  • A recognised qualification or equivalent in a technical subject
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written.
  • Possess ability to build sound business working relationships at all levels.
  • Organised and self-disciplined.
  • Project Management Skills.
  • Ability to motivate others and work collaboratively to drive change to achieve success.
  • Act in a team oriented fashion which optimises benefits to the business as a whole.
  • Ability to think quickly and solve problems.
  • Fully conversant with M.S. Office particularly, Excel & Word & PowerPoint
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Positive flexible attitude.
  • Supports and drives continuous improvement ethos.

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa. 

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