Ref: SYN3820

Manufacturing Engineer

  • Location Cobham, Surrey
  • Job type
  • Salary £40-£45K

Syntech Recruitment are currently working with a client that are looking to expand their team and recruit for a Manufacturing Engineer. This role will support the production in the manufacturing of their product and lead and develop the existing manufacturing process. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the operations team to improve the efficiency of the manufacturing processes.
  • Experienced in implementing modern manufacturing methods (Six sigma, Lean Manufacturing) and effectively apply them to reduce lead times and subsequently improve quality, on-time delivery and cost to the customer.
  • Continuously work to reduce the levels of process scrap and rework through improved workflow techniques based on root cause analysis data (ideally 8D problem solving technique).
  • Competent  in CAD and good working knowledge of Solid Works
  • Generation / update as required the production BOM’s on ERP system (Sage).
  • Implement , Control and managing of ECR’s, NPIV’s AP’s & PFR’s
  • Design and control of process data, jigs & fixtures & packing specifications
  • Preparation/updating of new/existing manufacturing process documentation (SOP’s) and associated tooling required for product manufacture.
  • Works within company guidelines and contributes to their development, the objective being to maximise company efficiency whilst meeting customer requirements.
  • Promote the company Health and Safety policy and practices in all areas of the working environment.
  • Proven experience within an electro-mechanical manufacturing environment.
  • Experience working with Electronics/Programming Data Acquisition
  • Understanding and experience in a manufacturing/process driven environment ideal.
  • Quality focused.
  • Good level of knowledge for Microsoft Office packages.
  • Experience working with an MRP system (Sage Preferable)
  • Excellent time management and task prioritisation skills are essential with the ability to juggle various tasks

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