Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: M-ME-Per_1568733835
Contact Name: Nick Sollis
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2019 16:23

Job Description

Role - Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Location - Gloucestershire

My client, a leading Gloucestershire based aerospace manufacturer, is currently looking for a Manufacturing Engineer on a permanent basis to join their team.

Ensure that DFM (Design For Manufacturing) and DFSS (Design For Six Sigma) principles are considered prior to a product being launched into manufacturing.

To support the fabrication of complex machined parts and sub-assemblies by providing timely and accurate CNC programs and work instructions from 3D models, with a focus on sliding head machine.

*Have excellent problem solving skills to tackle quality, process or yield issues.

*To develop and execute effective Manufacturing systems and practice that lead to best industry practice.

*Originate and conduct studies directed towards more efficient manufacturing of parts. Includes recommendations for changes in equipment, processes, methods, materials and design. Using statistical analysis tools to verify their findings.

*Establish tooling, gauging and fixture concepts. Review and approve tool, gauging and fixture design drawings. Estimate hours required to design and fabricate tools and fixtures.

*Work with suppliers to coordinate operation sheets containing outside and inside operations.

*Assist suppliers in resolution of problems related to the manufacture of parts.

*To bring Manufacturing costs in line with both Product line and business strategy

*Assure compatibility of engineering drawings and specifications with manufacturing and fabrication capabilities by reviewing drawing and making suggestions for changes and revisions to enhance productivity

*Coordinate with various departments and team members to assure the most effective design and use of manufacturing facilities and processes.

Proven and progressive experience (usually post-education) in the field of manufacturing/process engineering
Proven general capabilities in Lean methodologies
Proven specific capabilities in CNC programming using 3D CAD/CAM, (NX, Vericut or similar), preferably with using Partmaker/FeatureCam

Proven knowledge and experience of programming and setting CNC machines

If you think this role might be of interest, please contact Nick Sollis on 01453 829767 and forward your CV

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