Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
ProTech Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
43000.00 GBP Annual + + Benefits
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Expires
24 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
We have a requirement for a Manufacturing Engineer for an Automotive company, based in Birmingham.

The Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for factory improvements, engineering planning & launch improvements of new products.

Manufacturing Engineer Requirements:

- CAD Knowledge - AutoCAD / Pro-E / Solid Modelling
- Tool and gauge design and awareness
- Tool cost reductions
- CNC setting, operating and program writing (Siemens/Fanuc)
- Report writing
- Knowledge of Quality Tool including implementation (QIP, A3 etc), Investigation & Resolution
- Knowledge of production processes
- Knowledge of PFMEA
- Knowledge of statistical techniques
- Awareness of measurement and calibration standards
- Interpretation of drawings, technical specifications, and product control documentation
- Project management
- Knowledge of Lean Principles

Manufacturing Engineer Responsibilities:

- Produce and expedite general factory engineering improvement plans
- Where required, provide support to the value streams or projects as depicted by the Production Engineering Manager
- Project manage all engineering none capital continuous improvement projects for your area
- Support NPI engineers on production builds/ know how transfer and run at rates to achieve expected output
- Write specifications as required, liaise with suppliers and obtain relevant quotes
- Create and execute scrap/ rectification reduction plans within the area
- Lead all engineering improvements and measure cell by cell targets
- Ensure Quality systems are implemented, maintained and improvements identified/ actioned, including SPC, Poke yoke, PFMEA, Capabilities, etc
- Ensure part routings are approved and adhered to, and manage route changes through homologation plans. Verify approved routes are been used to actively reduce risk
- Attend all customer quality concerns and ensure route cause process fixes, are implemented to prevent re-occurrence across the area
- Conduct process audits and risk assessments, and action concerns to closure
- Ensure manufacturing engineering systems are up to date
- Respond to customer issues that arise, where necessary
- Support lean activities within the value stream and production areas (SMED, Std work,6E,7W)
- Investigate and implement new process standards, releases, analysis and workshop support
- Identify and execute tool cost reduction projects across your area and liaise with Purchasing department on any cost saving and reductions
- Support problem solving activities
- Actively look for engineering safety improvements and report progress on Do More format across your area. Implement solutions and carry over as necessary.
- Facilitate customer visits, where necessary
- Create Capex (A3) Proposals for budget & strategy requirements
- Raise & Progress Deviations, PCR,s and CFR,s in line with business requirements
- Produce relevant CNC machine programs and record and monitor sufficient backups

If you meet the requirements for this position and would like to be considered, please click on Apply now.

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