Manufacturing Engineer

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Ltd
£40000 - £45000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Manufacturing Engineer with experience of the pressings industry? If so, we are recruiting a Manufacturing Engineer for a leading supplier of pressed body parts in the Worcester area. The Manufacturing Engineer will have a strong knowledge of the Automotive industry, manufacturing processes, procedures ideally within the pressings industry.

As Manufacturing Engineer you will;

* Develop, establish and optimise the manufacturing processes for both new and existing products in order with cost, quality and lead time expectations are met or exceeded.
* Will work with engineers on new or resourced business projects on in-house commissioning, final buy-off and acceptance (internally & customer)
* To support the procurement and introduction to site of additional and upgraded production equipment through liaison with all the necessary personnel and external supplier contacts
* Keeping all costs to an absolute minimum, whilst contributing to the safe and efficient running of production processes and cost-effective use of downtime
* Lead in the automation of cells in line with company requirements


* Experience of working in an Automotive environment
* Knowledge of the manufacturing processes, procedures, and hydraulic press machinery
* Demonstrates understanding of technical aspects of operations. The ability to communicate and evaluate technical information and issues impacting design, production and support of products and services.
* Knowledge of automation systems; to include integration and tooling
* Experience of Lean

Specific Skills:

* HND or equivalent level qualification in Manufacturing or Engineering.
* Exposure to design programs (CAD, CATIA etc.)
* Works effectively and cooperatively with others to achieve goals: establishes and maintains good working relationships.
* Ability to collect, organise and analyse data; summarise findings; develop conclusions and deploy recommendations from appropriate data sources.
* Works effectively and cooperatively with others to achieve goals: establishes and maintains good working relationships.
* Clearly conveys information and ideas in a manner that engages the audience and helps them retain the message. Actively listens to others to clarify own and others understanding.

Personal Qualities:

* Must have a high level of integrity

* Punctual, dependable and responsible
* Strong team working ethics and customer focus
* Excellent communication skills at all levels
* Strong problem solving skills
* Should be well organised and have an eye for detail

Applicants should apply to this advert if interested or contact Katharine Bignell for more information