Manufacturing Engineer

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  • Location:

    Rochester, Kent

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits

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    Hannah Pepper

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    over 2 years ago

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Manufacturing Engineer - Electronic Systems

Want to work for one of the most prestigious and recognizable names within Aerospace and Defence Engineering? This international engineering leader have an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer.

Manufacturing Engineers play a key role in our Integrated Project Teams (IPT's) within Electronic Systems. This multi-disciplined role allows our Engineers to design, implement, monitor and maintain the manufacturing systems and processes necessary to ensure product quality meets all our customer requirements.

This role will provide you with a great development opportunity and would suit somebody looking to advance their career in this industry and who has an interest in manufacturing, production and quality engineering.

Key Responsibilities -

  • Supporting and solving problems raised by teams using recognised problem solving tools

  • Investigating new material properties and challenging existing build processes

  • Design of manufacturing cells using Lean Manufacturing techniques to reduce process lead times

  • Processing for material supply to manufacturing cells and process mapping

  • Designing of workstations to improve operator efficiency by optimising their working environment

  • Working with the new state of the art Manufacturing Execution System (MES) to develop and maintain build instruction documentation for use by shop floor technicians

  • Developing manufacturing instruction to improve shop floor processes

  • Planning quality and working with customers and suppliers to enhance quality

Skills and knowledge -

  • Experience within a Manufacturing, Production or Quality engineering environment

  • HNC/HND or above in a relevant engineering discipline, or equivalent qualification or experience

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.