Matchtech

Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
£45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Ref
EMP393144
Contact
Gareth Hicks
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for facilitating plant leadership in succeeding business and financial goals by developing and maintaining vigorous manufacturing processes and leading continuous improvement / cost out initiatives across the business.



RESPONSIBILITIES:

* As the Manufacturing Engineer you will improve and maintains robust, cost efficient manufacturing processes and product structures consistent with lean manufacturing practices. Performs root cause and failure analysis as required
* Participates in New Product Development projects using Pro-Launch (or similar NPI Tools) as a tool to articulate deliverables and a vehicle to commit to schedule
* Faulting finding of hydraulic products
* Designs and advance facility layout and process organisation to improve efficiency and eliminate waste
* Implement methods and practices to reduce variation. Demonstrate ability to understand source of variation and able to identify the impact of tolerance stacks in assemblies by applying Six Sigma Design and Development strategies



EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

* BA engineering degree is desirable
* Experience of hydraulic component test rig programming, management and control
* Detailed knowledge of engineering design and product reliability concepts
* Detailed knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques – i.e. value stream mapping, one piece flow, six sigma & TPM implementation
* Detailed knowledge of manufacturing principles and technical specifications to support facilities competencies – i.e. machining, tool design, process design / layouts, product testing, etc
* Understanding of ProLaunch / APQP New Product Introduction processes