Manufacturing Assembly Engineer

Advanced Manufacturing Engineer - Assembly/Composite/Military

+ Location: Southampton
+ Type: Permanent
+ Department/Division: Manufacturing Engineering Airbus Composites & Assembly
+ Security Clearance: BPSS required
+ Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 Per Annum

Role Summary

The Manufacturing Engineer (ME) is responsible for all aspects of the internal manufacturing process. The position will also provide support to all other functions within the business to ensure the ME team achieve required deliverables whilst meeting all safety, regulatory and cost requirements.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Manage own performance against agreed goals and objectives, accountable for quality, on time delivery and budget
  • Facilitate all elements of manufacturing engineering such as process planning, tooling, inspection criteria/equipment, lean methodologies
  • Generate internal engineering instructions to enable manufacturing and control costs/quality within the engineering team.
  • Understand and liaise with customers to support both internal and external customer needs
  • Support the tooling function, identify tooling needs and support tool design from concept through to final design
  • Ensure processes contribute to a safe working environment and meet EHS requirements. Support/lead EHS projects

Experience/Skills required:

  • Degree/HNC in Engineering or equivalent knowledge and experience
  • Good leadership skills including coaching and team engagement
  • Detailed knowledge of manufacturing processes relevant to the value stream.
  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills, including stakeholder management.
  • Ability to manage multiple complex assignments/priorities and achieve results.
  • Strong organisational skills with a high attention to detail
  • Highly effective problem-solving skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Six Sigma Green Belt trained and certified.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment.