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Manufacturing Engineer

MANUFACTURING ENGINEER - AMPTHILL - £55,000 Are you an accomplished Manufacturing Engineer with experience in electronic and/or mechanical materials? Is your experience gained from the Defence, Military or Automotive sectors? If yes, my client - a leading Defence company - will want to see your CV! Please read on and apply below!

Job Description

Job Title: Operations Engineer
Location: Ampthill, Bedfordshire
Salary: up to £55,000

One of the world's largest defence organisations are now seeking an Operations Engineer to lead the manufacturing strategy and development of the manufacturing processes, as well as leading and tasking the core manufacturing team. The successful candidate will ideally be currently SC Cleared or must be able to obtain SC Clearance. We cannot consider your application if you do not meet this criteria.

Job Description:
The successful Engineer will have a proven track record and be the lead for;
" Leading the manufacturing strategy and development of manufacturing processes for all Manufacturing activities conducted
" Creation of process documentation including Manufacturing Data Packs (MDP's) for use within a production environment
" Creation of Material Masters and defining the Bills of Materials and routings
" Identifying any new tooling & fixturing requirements
" Managing any Change Requests through to embodiment.
" Supporting the Production teams with any technical issues, new processes and equipment to ensure requirements are met.
" Developing solutions, including conducting root cause analysis, to a variety of complex Manufacturing problems.
" Lead the implementation for any improvements to the Manufacturing processes
" Supporting Design and Quality activities and other team members where required
" Ensuring compliance to standards and regulations are adhered to
" Leading, through visual management and key performance indicators (MDWT), delivery of the manufacturing engineering service level agreements.
" Regular interaction with the functional manager regarding general manufacturing engineer deployment and training etc.
Required and Desired Skills:
" Proven experience within a similar Manufacturing/Production lead role including experience within Design programmes where manufacture has run concurrently.
" Excellent knowledge of Manufacturing methodologies and technologies
" Excellent IT skills including experience with SAP
" Excellent communication skills
" Use of Six Sigma/Process improvement techniques
" Experience in the manufacture of products aligned to the business
" Experience in the training / development of Manufacturing Engineers

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Rachel Sheppard

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I am a recruitment specialist in the aerospace and defence domain. My skills include resourcing experienced and highly-skilled individuals for roles and projects such as quality assurance, programme support and project management.