Manufacturing Engineer Walsall £35k - £45k Salary is negotiable depending upon experience About the Company: A local Manufacturer is looking to recruit an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to work in a dedicated CNC machining production facility. You will be instrumental in all aspects of production for high volume, high precision Automotive components - from concept through to customer delivery. Purpose of Role - Manufacturing Engineer: - Planning and optimisation of manufacturing processes. - NC program manipulation using Siemens controls. - Cutting tool optimisation. - Fixture design and procurement. - Customer liaison on design for manufacture, feasibility and general technical issues. - Support machine cell operator's. - Introduce New Products through development. - Cost estimation. - Setting and operation of CNC machines for the prove out process of new products. Candidate requirements - Manufacturing Engineer: The ideal Manufacturing Engineer must have the following skills, qualifications & experience: - Educated to degree level or equivalent. - CNC/CAM programming preferable with good offline capability for high speed driven tool turning and high speed 4 axis milling. - Experience of producing components either from prismatic blocks or castings. - Knowledge of technical drawings, geometrical tolerances and practices. - Knowledge of dimensional checking and CMM inspection methods. - Knowledge of cutting tool concepts and ability to optimise costs. Desirable: - Experience of Chiron twin spindle machines and Siemens PLC controls an advantage. - Experience of Artis tool detection system. - Experience of Fanuc robotics. LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions. We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.