Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
RECRUITMINT
Location
St Neots
Salary
£32k - 42k per year
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Role:

Our client, a manufacturer of low volume mechanical goods, currently has an exciting opportunity for a hands-on Manufacturing Engineer to provide technical support, process and quality improvement, whilst helping with the mechanical build of their range of products.

Responsibilities:

* Support manufacturing to achieve their production targets, with a hands-on approach to all manufacturing requirements.
* Continuously improve both in-house and sourced products and assembly processes.
* Improve manufacturing techniques to reduce cycle times, remove waste and increase quality.
* Influence the introduction of new Production Lines and NPI.
* Contribute to the quality improvement process, with the ethos of getting it right first time.
* Create new process instruction sheets and update existing ones, resulting in improvement of manufacture output.

Skills, qualifications and experienced required:

* Minimum 3 years' experience within a similar environment, preferably from a mechanical manufacturing facility.
* Proven track record of On Time Delivery for projects and NPI.
* The ability to read and understand technical drawings.
* Experience of continuous improvements.
* Degree qualified or Time Served within a related Mechanical Engineering Discipline is preferred, although experience will also be considered.

Benefits:

* Pension scheme.
* 25 days' holiday.
* Opportunity for career growth and progression.

Location:

Based in St Neots with excellent road links to the A1, A14 and A605, this role is easily commutable from Cambridge, Huntingdon, Northampton, Peterborough and Bedford.