Advanced Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
Location
West Sussex
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Jul 2017
Ref
1163501
Contact
Alisna Magar
Sector
Manufacturing
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A leading R&D engineering / manufacturing company are now looking for advanced manufacturing engineers to join their growing team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing company with the primary responsibility to support projects focused on increased production capacity, cost reduction, new process implementation and continuous improvement.

Role & Responsibilities:

* Take responsibility for leading all aspects regarding the implementation of new manufacturing processes and equipment including Concept Review, Preliminary Design Review, Detailed Design Review, procurement, installation, and budget management
* Define Functional Requirements, create Statements of Work, and prepare Requests for Quote, and all associated documentation
* Develop and maintain plans to meet production quality, cost and schedule targets
* Lead Peer Reviews, PFMEA’s, and EH&S Reviews related to new tooling and equipment changes
* Analyze and plan work force utilization, space requirements, workflow, and layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency
* Manage production process changes due to product design changes to meet production plan

Requirements:

* 5+ years’ experience in manufacturing required
* Proficiency with varied manufacturing concepts such as VSM, 3P, Lean, SPC, Capacity Analysis,
* JIT, MRP, Kanban, TQM, PM, etc.
* Project management experience including ownership of quality, cost and scheduling
* Experience with Capital Equipment procurement and Installation
* Advanced experience with automated production equipment
* Good understanding of manufacturing technology/concepts and cost reductions

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