Manufacturing Engineer - Manufacturing Technician

Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Engineering & Manufacturing
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Reference: 73517-ITENG-JBS_1569254458
Contact: Joseph Coombes
Email: email Joseph

Manufacturing Engineer - Manufacturing Technician

I am looking for a Manufacturing Engineer who will provide dedicated technical support to a nominated production line within the manufacturing facility. You will be working in a fast paced, customer focused production environment, providing quick and effective solutions to daily production issues, support NPI (New Product Introduction) custom product opportunities and capability development (NPIs, CPOs, & CD) and contribute to longer term process improvements to drive productivity. You will also be required to participate with the design, (Solidworks, Pro/Engineer, AutoCAD,) procurement, and validation of manufacturing, assembly and test tooling/fixtures, development of assembly processes and procedures and to provide electro-mechanical support to production floor.

Key skills and responsibilities:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent work experience in manufacturing or mechanical engineering discipline

  • Sound understanding of stress/strain etc.

  • Understanding of Electro-mechanical assembly/sub assembly in a technical production environment

  • Knowledge/experience of design for manufacture (Dfm) and design for test (Dft)

  • Ability to use CAD (Solidworks, Pro/Engineer, AutoCAD) to design fixtures and analyse product designs

  • Strong background in interpretation of Engineering drawings/specifications and manufacturing

  • Strong analytical problem solving and inter-personal skills

  • Good understanding/knowledge of Root Cause Analysis (RCA)