Manufacturing Engineer - Automotive

Akton Recruitment
12 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Manufacturing Engineer - Automotive


£45k + Fantastic Benefits


I am currently looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to be responsible for the manufacturing element of new product introduction

This includes the initial feasibility stage, process definition, BOM support, tooling sequence and quotation, assembly fixtures and any capital expenditure, as applicable.
You will work with the Production team to support the initial ramp up of manufacture to include creation of work instructions, tooling sign off, machinery sign off, run at rate and tool tagging.

Your key responsibilities will be to determine the manufacturing process including tooling line up. This will also include appropriate manufacturing jigs and fixtures.

You will have responsibility for the sub contract toolmakers and tooling performance within the process until hand over to production.

You will be expected to complete New Project Introductions following the company's NPI process to Job 1 plus 90 days. This will also include responsibility for documentation of the manufacturing and packing process (work instructions).
This role also includes participation in the continuous improvement team.

This will include working within the NPI team, through feasibility, costing and launch. It will further include tooling sequence specification, costing, and procurement and sign off. Additionally it will necessitate work instruction creation and ongoing maintenance.
To be considered you will have a background gained within fast paced manufacturing - ideally in a mechanical, electronic or mechatronic environment

This is a 'hands on' role where you will be responsible for the introduction of improved / new processes and equipment working alongside Manufacturing, Engineering, Site, Commercial and Quality team members

If you are interested and would like to apply, then please send through a copy of your most up-to-date CV, together with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and reference 41787945/MEGRSKM2

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