Manufacturing Engineer

Hunter Selection Ltd
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Manufacturing Engineer
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Competitive Salary

Our client is a leading manufacturer of innovative products provided into the agricultural & commercial markets. With a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards for product development. This family run business offers an excellent opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer looking to join a progressive, growing company.

Role & Responsibilities:

*To plan, design, set up, modify, optimise and monitor manufacturing processes
*Be the interface between engineering and production departments for both new product introduction (NPI) and product improvements (NPD)
*Use the most cost-effective methods and processes to produce high quality products
*Provide technical support to the production shop floor
*Drive continuous improvements and lean manufacturing techniques implementation
*Development, maintenance and update of SOP's (Standard Operating Procedures)
*Designing new systems and process for introduction of new products

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must have a mechanical engineering background
*Relevant mechanical/production engineering qualification or time-served experience
*Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques and trained to implement
*Ideally have experience of hydraulic & electrical system design
*Experience of working in manufacturing (OEM) environment
*Able to use Microsoft Project, Word, Excel and various AutoCAD packages beneficial
*Strong communicator across all departments and levels of the business
*Pro-active attitude, with passion and drive for improvements
*Ability to produce relevant documentation and reporting

Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer, Continuous Improvements, Process Improvements, Lean Manufacturing, NPD & NPI, OEM Manufacturing

Competitive Salary & Benefits On Offer To The Right Candidate

Job Reference:-SE1241 / 611

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Chris Gumm on or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England and South Wales. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.