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Salary: £25 per hour

Location: Belper, Derbyshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 26 Jul 2022

Reference: 5588

Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Belper, Derbyshire, UK
£25 PH PAYE (~£50K Per annum)

We are seeking a result driven Manufacturing Engineer demonstrating tenacity and perseverance, to join a world leading automotive company.  They have been the UK pioneer of Rally Raid racing cars and have since become a market leader in the design and production of high-performance vehicles developing some of the most innovative, durable and exciting all-terrain vehicles currently in production. They have a global reputation and pride themselves on their quality, passion, and performance. The role is based in Belper and offered on a permanent basis, benefitting from a competitive salary, and opportunities for progression that will pave your path to success.

The Role:

This is an exciting and fast-moving role that will require the Manufacturing Engineer to be highly organised, comfortable multitasking and able to deliver in a complex, highly demanding environment. The Manufacturing Engineer will take the lead in making quick, concise decisions, while delegating appropriate resources to the task. The role will include creating production processes that enable a successful launch of new products, from design to manufacturing. The Manufacturing Engineer will ensure practicality of designs to meet build requirements, Design for Assembly (DFA) and produce an appropriate Bill of Process (BOP).

Duties and responsibilities of the Manufacturing engineer:

  • Meet quality, volume, and cost targets
  • Lead the planning and delivery of manufacturing production
  • Maintain the engineering process from conception through to delivery, ensuring all metrics are met inc; process performance; capability; safety; quality cost and people.
  • Activity reporting to Stakeholders
  • Development, maintenance, validation, and approval of Standardised Work Instructions
  • Continual and re-active process improvement
  • Support the long- and short-term goals of the business
  • Strong problem-solving skills, providing justifiable solutions
  • Regularly review process failures, and ensure equipment can maintain high quality output
  • Effective time management, to optimise financial budgets
    • Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested
    • Co-ordinate the support of physical builds at assembly plant locations, raising and managing issues where appropriate

The ideal Manufacturing engineer:

  • Experience of Launch in Manufacturing
  • Microsoft package elements Power Point & Excel
  • Understanding of Statistical Process control, and control plans
  • Experience of Dimensional Maturation and Build Integrity
  • Familiar with low volume manufacture
  • Relevant history of Manufacturing / Engineering processes, tools and techniques including consistent delivery of productivity targets in Manufacturing
  • Experience of management and analysis of data and cost benefits, the production of metrics, the development of plans with defined objectives, and structured problem solving.
  • Proven talent for presenting solutions and leading teams to deliver process improvements
  • Knowledge of Integrated Production System, Quality Operating system, Global Study Process Allocation System audit compliance
  • Experience in the application of a logical approach to Problem Solving
  • Experience and working knowledge of Health and Safety Audits and ergonomics including risk assessments.
  • Previous experience of working in an Industrial Engineer role gained in the Automotive Industry 
  • An individual who can challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style

To show your interest in this role please Apply Now with a copy of your CV, should you be successfully shortlisted a member of our Team will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.

Key skills: manufacturing / engineering / production / process / stakeholder management / low volume / automotive