Manufacturing Engineer

Newton Aycliffe
£30000 - £35000/annum
07 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Manufacturing Engineer, (Assembly Department)
Newton Aycliffe

An engineering degree is essential. The candidate will have minimum 2 years' experience supporting and developing all aspects of production. The individual will need to be able to take the initiative, prioritise work, deliver to tight deadlines and complement our engineering team.

Specific tasks will include:-

* Design and implementation of new equipment including writing purchase specifications, timing plans and approval procedures.
* Apply a methodical approach to fault finding and improve yields.
* Update and improve existing processes to optimise productivity.
* Monitoring equipment and be able to react to any changes outside normal operation.
* Run and support kaizen and improvement projects.
* Day to day production support and general fault finding.
* Write Standard Operating Instructions and train operators to them.

The successful candidate will:-

* Have minimum 2:1 degree in engineering.
* Have 2 years' experience in a production environment.
* Have a positive personality, be flexible and have a good work ethic and a willingness to learn.

Additional Information

The rate of pay is in the range of £30k - £35k per annum depending on experience.

The company operates a Group Personnel Pension Plan. The Company will contribute 5% of salary to those employees that elect to join the scheme once you have successfully completed your probationary period.

Annual holiday entitlement is 33 working days; this includes statutory days which are treated as normal working days.

Your working week equates to 37.5 hours; Mon-Thu 8am-4.30pm, Fri 8am-3pm