A successful manufacturing organisation with a stable business model, a healthy market share in their field and recent investment in capital equipment is now seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to help aid the growth of the business and bring fresh new ideas to the shop floor at their site in the West Midlands.
Position: Manufacturing Engineer
Location: West Midlands (Commutable from Dudley, Wolverhampton, Stourbridge, Kidderminster and Walsall)
About the Role
Reporting to the Operations Director the Manufacturing Engineer will:
o Develop, project manager and implement improvements in Production / Operations activities that lead to process improvements, higher quality and lower cost product.
o Work effectively across teams providing hands-on support in relation to operational support, plant layout re-configuration and process improvement projects.( Value Stream Mapping )
o Design of jigs and fixtures for welding and assembly cells
o Provide a common sense approach with delivery of a Lean tools and techniques including 5s and Poke Yoke.
o Implement robust, long term SOPs that ensure consistent quality and delivery for a global market.
About the Person
You already have some experience working as either a Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer or Process Engineer within production facility.
o Possess strong communication skills with the ability to drive change, implement improvements and engage with stakeholders across all levels of the business
o Possess strong demonstrable Mechanical Engineering knowledge and hold a HNC/Degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline
o Some knowledge or exposure to welding, machining and electro-mech assembly manufacturing processes
o Have strong IT competency and understanding of CAD software.
What's on Offer?
This role will be rewarded with a good salary and benefits package but most importantly a succession plan to develop your own career within the business. It would suit an ambitious and driven individual looking to broaden their knowledge and skillset whilst being given the autonomy to make the role your own from the start.
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