Manufacturing / Production CNC Engineer

Recruiter
Wallace Hind Selection
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exceptional role for a Manufacturing / Production CNC Engineer to join a true market leader; a World Class manufacturer, with a rich heritage of success within NPD and Manufacturing. This is a brand new vacancy and will develop into a rewarding long-term career. You will be creating hands-on improvements for efficiencies and business processes across the shop floor. The role will evolve quickly into a strategic part of our business, specialising in areas including Equipment Capitalisation and Continuous Improvement.

SALARY: £30,000-35,000 (salary negotiable for the right Candidate)

BENEFITS: Profit sharing scheme paid twice yearly + Company pension (Company contributes 7.5%) + 25 days annual holiday + Private medical insurance

LOCATION: Milton Keynes

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Wellingborough, Bedford, Northampton, Olney, Luton, Leighton Buzzard, Towcester, Dunstable, Buckingham, Bletchley, Letchworth

JOB SPECIFICATION - Manufacturing / Production CNC Engineer

This is a highly practical career role which will demand a positive and resilient approach, coupled with an out-of-the-box mentality. As a Manufacturing / Production CNC Engineer you will be provided with a variety of challenges. For example you will need to be creative in order to improve production efficiencies across machines which are currently idle for a percentage of time. In order to achieve this, you will need to observe / watch shop floor staff and come up with practical solutions.

YOUR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

* Identify and agree opportunities for improvement with Machine operators
* Execute the agreed solutions to demonstrate benefit gained
* Challenge both manufacturing and business processes
* Initiate and lead problem solving techniques in the area of machine efficiencies
* Manage multiple projects while continuing to generate the next series of opportunities
* Troubleshooting and breakdown repairs

FIRST 3 MONTHS:

* Stand and observe every single process
* Create a Plan to include 20-30 different issues with proposed solutions

3 MONTHS +

* Equipment capitalisation
* New processes
* Continuous improvement
* How can we grow the business with machinery?

20-30% of efficiencies will be delivered over 3-5 year period

REQUIREMENTS - Manufacturing / Production CNC Engineer

* You will be an experienced manufacturing / production engineer with a practical (industrial) machining background, ideally in the CNC machining area of production.
* You will have a previous track record of efficiency improvement.
* Demonstrate knowledge and use of waste identification and techniques employed to eliminate waste.
* We are seeking a strong and influential communicator, a “go do” person who achieves results.

100% committed to a long-term career.

THE COMPANY:

* We are a truly global manufacturer of innovative technical products which are customer-driven. Our philosophy covers the establishment of true business partnerships across multiple sectors and in industries where our values of integrity and high quality are valued.
* Our heritage dates back a long way and customers recognise and respect our track record.
* We are a progressive business with both the vision and ambition to continue developing at pace.
* Our working culture is open and engaging.
* Overall you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in our growing organisation in a practical and forward-thinking way. New ideas are strongly encouraged and we pride ourselves on constantly keeping ahead of the competition in the areas of R&D, Innovation and Manufacturing.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Manufacturing, CNC, Production Engineer, Machining, Manufacturing Engineer, Industrial, Mechanical

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Jim Kelly quoting Manufacturing / Production CNC Engineer reference JK1705-25 to DD: +44 (0) Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) . Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.