Engineer Manager

Recruiter
Kcr Solutions Limited
Location
South Shields, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1143626348
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PRODUCTION / ENGINEERING MANAGER -

Suitable background - CNC/MACHINE LEAD PROGRAMMER / IMPROVEMENT ENGINEER

Do you have the skills and experience to act as technical expertise in a busy, fast-PACED machining environment?

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Production Manager (CNC Programmer/Process Improvement Engineer) to join the team at a NATIONAL performance building products manufacturer who are well known in the industry for their high quality, precision engineered products.

Responsibilities

Provide manufacturing decision-making information by; reading manufacturing details drawings, calculating production times, labour, material costs and reviewing production schedules;
  • Evaluate and improve CNC manufacturing process by applying expert knowledge of machining processes (multi-axis), cutting tools and materials to reduce scrap, improve cycle times and improve tool cost to cycle time ratio.
  • Establish procedures to improve processes and develop/train machinists to attain maximum productivity
  • Assist in specifying continuous CAPEX investment for systems, machinery and tooling to achieve future planned investment and growth opportunities
  • Implement cycle time studies, cutting trials and provide ongoing technical support

Knowledge and experience required:
  • Experienced CNC Programmer/Process Engineer/ Production Engineer/ Manufacturing Engineer (C&G/HNC/HND)
  • Able to program mortises and parts in a high-volume machining environment
  • Programming knowledge/experience of wood machining / Milling multi-axis machines
  • Ability to plan jobs from engineering drawings to finished product including all tooling and fixture requirements
  • Provide training and set standards with machinists

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