Manufacturing Engineer - NPI

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    Rochester, Kent

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    £35000 - £45000 per annum

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    Hannah Pepper

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    over 1 year ago

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Manufacturing Engineer - NPI

Would you like to play a key role in the design and development of avionic products?

A new and exciting role has come up for a Manufacturing Engineer to support the delivery of multiple complex manufacturing supply projects. The products are primarily low volume complex electro-mechanical assemblies. You will act as a key interface with our Suppliers, key technical and programme stakeholders to understand capability, process issues and solve problems within their supply chain.

Your main responsibilities will include:

+ Reviewing new designs whilst in development phase

+ Providing technical leadership within the Supply Chain

+ Be the technical bridge between Supply Chain and Engineering

+ Utilising lean and six sigma techniques to improve supplier performance

+ Leading product based root cause investigations

+ Developing, maintaining and enhancing manufacturing processes

+ Undertaking audits within the Supply Chain - Preparation/Execution/Reporting/Improvement feedback

Skills and qualifications required:

+ Degree or equivalent in Engineering or Manufacturing

+ Ability to identify a problem, obstacle, or opportunity and take action

+ You should be able to demonstrate strong decision making skills, with effective cross-functional leadership skills. You will show excellent communication skills both verbal and written. You will come across approachable to other team members and have good stakeholder management skills.