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Manufacturing Engineer - Composites

Manufacturing Engineer - Composites

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer - Composites
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Norfolk, Hingham
Salary: Competitive Salary
Reference: 4420
Contact Name: Paris Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 11, 2018 11:25

Job Description

As the Manufacturing Engineer, you will be supporting the launch of products within the brand new assembly facility and the subsequent day to day activities associated with manufacturing engineering. 

You must hold composites experience, working for an automotive OEM in a manufacturing /production engineer role.

You will also demonstrate experience working within a team to meet set KPIs within a manufacturing/production department. 

The duties include but are not limited to those shown below:

Main Duties:
-  Manpower and ramp planning
- Ownership of production hours and process times
- Production of pre-production and ramp plans
- Process  writing,  using  interlocked  and  error  proofing  process  control  systems  for assembly operations using DC tooling & Pivotware.  
- Support DFM workshops with engineering designers 
- Provide general DFM guidance during the product design process
-  Concern resolution activities
-  Ensure departmental KPIs and deliverables are met
-  Generate and update layouts of the production facility (auto cad)
-  Jig and tool design
-  Liaising with sub-contractors
-  Ownership of contractors RAM documentation
-  RFQ generation
-  Specifying new equipment
-   Capturing concerns

To apply for this opportunity you must be eligible to work in the UK and ability to work flexible hours, as required. 

This position may require travel and the individual must hold a current passport and be willing to undertake short and long haul travel on an as required basis.