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Manufacturing Engineer

West Midlands   •   £30,000 - £33,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Market Leading Business

About Our Client

With a strong presence in the UK but also overseas, my client is a market leading Manufacturing business. Now wanting to grow their team, they are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer who will strive for improvement and refuse to accept complacency; someone who will constantly challenge the manufacturing processes, identifying improvements and justifying them to the wider team.

Job Description

Reporting directly into the Operations Manager and working within a small Manufacturing team, the role will involve:

  • Drive business improvements to reduce costs while delivering the highest quality product on-time.
  • Utilise lean manufacturing techniques to meet business objectives.
  • Maximise of production output, identifying areas for capital investment in automation.
  • Manage a selection of tooling contractors
  • Cradle to grave development of new products, providing detailed direction for manufacturing team
  • Assist the quality department in problem solving and technical engineering support.
  • Identify the root causes of issues and provide corrective actions.
  • Collaborate with production to create SOPs.

The Successful Applicant

  • Knowledge of tube manipulation and robotic welding is preferable, ideally with a background operating within tight tolerances.
  • Comfortable challenging established manufacturing norms and justifying change
  • Confident communicator and provide coaching in best practice
  • Methodical engineering approach with project management skills.

What's on Offer

£30,000 + benefits