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Head Line Machining Engineer

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Honda of the UK Manufacturing Ltd
04 May 2012
06 May 2012
Swindon, Wiltshire
Contract Type
£30,000 - £37,000 plus relocation and benefits

Further information

Honda’s Head Line Machining section mills, drills, taps, line bores and assembles die cast heads ready for assembly in the Engine Assembly area. In this quality critical environment, delivery is very important. Providing Engineering Support, you’ll help manufacture cylinder heads, from ensuring quality components, cost control on certain budgets, delivery uptime and management support for parts on the machining area. Main areas of the job include:

• Providing technical support to production management
• Analysing Quality data using various quality analytical tools and adjusted machine tools from the data
• Monitoring and measuring process cycle time and tact time, adjusting machine tool and tooling to optimise uptime
• Planning and organising weekend and shutdown work
• Liaising with interdepartmental colleagues to synergise operations
• Supporting new project installation and major improvements

You’ll be qualified to at least HNC level or equivalent in engineering, and have manufacturing/process environment experience that includes basic knowledge of adjusting machine tools, machining cutting tool applications and their capabilities. You’ll also have:

• Experience gained in an automotive/aerospace machining environment
• Aluminium machining experience
• Working knowledge of Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) machines
• CNC programming capability from 2D drawings
• Hands on experience of shop floor-based Quality tools to summarise data and make reports and presentations
• knowledge of Microsoft applications
• Fault tree analysis and FMEA

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This vacancy also appears on p56 of The Engineer magazine (16th April issue)

Honda of the UK Manufacturing Ltd

Honda of the UK Manufacturing Ltd is a place where dreams become a reality. Everyday our plant in Swindon produces over 600 cars - about 1 every 90 seconds. That figure is down to the hard work and dedication of our passionate and talented Associates.