Manufacturing Engineer, £30,000-35,000, Newton Aycliffe

Si Recruitment
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Manufacturing Engineer, £30,000-35,000, Newton Aycliffe

An established manufacturer in Newton Aycliffe is recruiting for a Manufacturing Engineer to work within their assembly area.

To be considered you should have a minimum of 2 years’ experience supporting and developing all aspects of production and have a degree in an engineering discipline.

You will need to be able to take the initiative, prioritise work, deliver to tight deadlines and complement their 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 and enthusiastic personality, be flexible and have a good work ethic and a willingness to learn.

Annual holiday entitlement is 33 working days which includes statutory days

Monday-Thursday 8am-4.30pm, Friday: 8am-3pm. (37.5hrs/week)