Lean Manufacturing Eng. Job In West Midlands

Lean Manufacturing Eng.


  • £45000 - £50000 per annum
  • Posted: 13/08/2018
  • West Midlands
  • Job Ref: 025417784
  • Permanent

Job Details

As part of a truly major international group; this global Aerospace organisation is looking for a Lean Manufacturing Engineer. Your role will be to establish best practice manufacturing processes and methodology to ensure world class productivity.

Position: Lean Manufacturing Engineer
Salary: up to £50,000 + excellent benefits
Location: West Midlands

Main duties and responsibilities:
o Implement World Class Manufacturing methods and processes across the site
o Develop efficient factory layout and support equipment layout to optimise production flow and minimise unnecessary movement via promotion of Lean Manufacturing methods
o Support equipment project timelines and manage on time delivery and buy off
o Value Stream Mapping (VSM)
o Lead and participate in Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement activity

Knowledge and Education
You will already have a proven track record working as a Manufacturing Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing or delivering Operational Excellence/ WCM within a high volume manufacturing facility
o HND/Degree in an Engineering related subject
o Six Sigma Certification highly desirable
o Experience in leading the VA/VE process
o In-depth understanding of Lean Manufacturing methodologies and how to apply them in practice
o Knowledge of one or more of following complex manufacturing processes - product assembly, machining, casting, forging or presswork production processes and related capital machinery

The opportunity:

In return for fulfilling the role of Lean Manufacturing Engineer my client can offer a generous salary of up to £50,000 plus an excellent benefits package including a generous pension, bonus scheme and medical care.
Perhaps more importantly this is an opportunity to work for a business where CI initiatives will be fully supported by senior management.
This means you will be free to do your job and deliver real results for this global engineering leader.
To apply for the role of Lean Manufacturing Engineer click the link or call Sandeep at Technical Network for more information.

About Us
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