Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
Aspect Resoruce Ltd
Location
Leicester
Salary
£28000 to £32000 Per year
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Expires
20 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Manufacturing Engineer Salary : 28-32k Location : Leicester, Loughborough, Burton On Trent, Hinkley, Derby The Client: A global OEM of construction machinery. The Role: To support manufacturing operations by resolving build quality problems, improving tools and processes and ensuring the smooth introduction of project related product changes and new features. To investigate, plan and implement new engineering processes/methods/tooling facilities in conjunction with Manufacturing departments. Responsibilities Being actively involved in the continuous process improvement within assembly/manufacturing you will be a key figure in your ability to: Identify and action waste elimination through response to Takt time variation. Define and implement build processes with consideration to appropriate Health & Safety and Quality standards. Ensure the support process documentation with particular attention to visual management techniques. Using a “hands on” approach you will proactively utilise both lean principles and problem solving tools and techniques within the workplace to respond to “Takt time variation”, build quality issues Investigate and resolve manufacturing related problems, Cost of Quality concerns and issues raised by teams on Problem and Countermeasure boards, leading problem solving teams where appropriate Be responsible for signing product change notifications ensuring that: A thorough feasibility analysis has been conducted Understand any implications regarding process/man assignment changes Highlighting tooling requirements Fully understanding all Health and Safety implications for any proposed change Fully understand any production related cost. Management of BOMs and material movement through plan for every part. Develop ergonomic processes designed around Lean Manufacturing principles including Yamazumi and 5S. Work with colleagues in all cross-functional projects to ensure smooth transition across the manufacturing facility. One Manufacturing Engineer will be nominated as the department’s representative on major projects, and will be responsible for ensuring that all relevant information is transferred to the project team and back to the department. Although the engineer will have an area of specialism within the Terex product range, this does not exclude them from taking ownership of issues or projects in other areas if departmental workload so dictates. Education & Training HND or equivalent (Essential) Manufacturing Engineering degree or equivalent (Desirable) Experience (Essential) Knowledge and use of quality analysis and problem solving techniques. Proven experience in a manufacturing engineering role. Ability to read engineering drawings. Understanding of Jig & Tool design Experience (Desirable) Industrial engineering techniques Project management skills Key skills (Essential) Excellent communication skills Report writing Able to work under pressure Good analytical skills Organised Key Skills (Desirable) Lean methodology Personal Qualities/Behaviours (Essential) Team player with good interpersonal skills Self-motivated and results orientated Enthusiastic & energetic attitude Creative flair for idea Personal qualifies/behaviours (Desirable) Leadership qualities To apply for this role please submit your latest CV or contact Aspect Resources on 0121 794 8181

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