Manufacturing Engineer – J1358HF

Manufacturing Engineer – J1358HF

Job Reference: J1358HF
Job Location: Eastbourne
Salary: Salary: £23k -26k
Job Type: Permanent
Contact: Harriet

We are working with an outstanding engineering company operating within the pumps industry.
They are now looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to join their team in Eastbourne.

Purpose of the position
To be the main point of contact for manufacturing technical issues. Whilst working with cross functional teams, the role requires tasks focused on improving existing products under technical direction. Demonstrating initiative, research, inventiveness, problem solving methodologies and independent judgment in achieving department and business objectives.

Main tasks, activities and responsibilities
• Primary point of contact of any manufacturing issues.
• Investigate performance or build issues reported to determine if it is a quality or design issue, to include verification of initial inspection from shop floor staff.
• Review Product designs to investigate if they are causing build issues targeting simplification and cost reduction.
• Focused on Product improvements and changes, working closely with the shop floor and Engineering to bring rapid results.
• Process Improvement – Introduction, design, develop and implement assembly processes, tooling and methods.
• Improve production efficiencies and maintain the product (and information) flow throughout the organisation.
• Analyse Build data – Review Shop floor build data.  Identify problem areas and issues.  Investigate and make recommendations for improvement.
• Assist in the design of fixturing, tooling and handling equipment.
• Keep up to date with current manufacturing processes and maintain a good working knowledge of all product lines (Pumps, PDU’s and options).
• Work Instructions – Support to help create, review and maintain work Instructions (Standard Works).  Work with Shop floor Supervisor to ensure correct processes are documented, updated and adhered to.
• Improvements – Communicate with Engineering and Suppliers to identify opportunities for quality and productivity improvements.
• New Product Introduction – Assist in developing production processes, tooling and procedure for smooth introduction to assembly line.
• Concession Requests – Manage and issue supplier concession requests.  Work with Engineering to determine acceptance and maintain records for reference.
• NCR’s – Ensure all rejected purchase parts are correctly recorded on NCR’s – responsibility for creating NCR’s is shared with the persons reporting the Issue.
• Investigate Quality Issues – Internal  Issues and CAR (Corrective Action Review)
• Assist in management of buildings and facilities as required.
• Any other duties as needed/required.

Qualifications and Experience
• HNC from an accredited college or university
• Minimum of two years of experience in product design, fluid flow, rotating equipment, leading projects.
• Use of 3D modeling software (Solid Works)
• Use of inspection equipment (CMM, Vernier and Micrometers)
• Use of Microsoft Office, JDE systems or similar

Key Attributes
• Technical competence
• Result focused
• Team Player
• Communication and business understanding
• Planning and organizing
• Innovation and improvement
• Able to communicate with stakeholders in a professional manner
• Excellent salary and benefits offered to the successful candidate.

Salary: £23 -26k

25 days holiday per year + bank holidays, Westfield Health cash plan, Annual bonus, 3 x life assurance, Company pension Max company contribution 6% as long as employee pays 5%, percentage goes down in increments.

The RSE Group aim to respond to all applications personally. However due to the high number of applications we receive, we regret this is not always possible. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 14 days of your application, please be advised that you have not been successful in this instance.

Application Notes

Click the link below for an application form. Please forward with your up to date CV – ideally in Word format.

Application Form in Word format



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