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Manufacturing Engineer

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Salary: Market related

Location: Witney, Oxfordshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 22 Feb 2019

Reference: 4271 - Apex SG

Apex Recruitment are recruiting for the position of Manufacturing Engineer, for a client who specialises in the design and manufacture of bespoke, advanced fabrications and thermal management systems. This is a permanent position based in Eynsham.

Role: Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Eynsham

Contract type: Permanent

Working for a company who specialise in the design and manufacture of bespoke, advanced fabrications and thermal management systems. The products you are manufacturing and developing will need to perform to their best in harsh environments including; at extreme temperatures, in corrosive environments and when subject to severe vibration loads. 

Responsibilities:

  • Identify opportunities for improvement and where applicable produce robust justification for Capital Expenditure managing the project from Scope of Supply to install and commissioning.
  • Use appropriate Risk Management & Engineering tools such as FMEA & Control Plans to assist in selection of manufacturing processes and robust New Product Introduction.
  • Support Quality, Procurement and Operations teams in the efficient manufacture of existing product through Root Cause Investigation, Continuous Improvement, Cycle Time Analysis, and production cell metrics & KPI’s.
  • Provide input and contribute heavily to planning activity with Manufacturing Engineering Manager ensuring strong linkage and flow between current activity and future plans.
  • Support other areas of the business through collaboration with Lead Engineers providing Process and Technical expertise as required.
  • Assist in the development and integration of improved Business Systems through implementation in Manufacturing and Engineering areas.

Requirements:

  • Either Apprentice or Degree Level education in Engineering or Manufacturing
  • Experience in an engineering manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Honest, open and approachable with clear two-way communication skills.
  • Methodical problem solver with high attention to detail
  • Technical, hands-on approach with a good understanding of commercial implications and requirements of a high quality & regulatory manufacturing.
  • Positive pro-active attitude willing to learn new skills & step outside of regular role to support business needs.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work under own initiative.
  • PC Literate with MS Office applications. Ability to use or quickly learn SolidWorks CAD & EPDM, SAP Business One, and Adept.

 

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For more information or to discuss this role in more detail, please contact Stephen on 01926 424154 or email stephen@apex-recruitment.co.uk