Manufacturing Engineer - Fareham

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer - Fareham
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fareham
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-06-30
Reference: 18874A
Contact Name: Dominic Golding
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2017 17:12

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer

Key points of this role include:
·Manufacturing Capability - Ensure that the company can produce products to the planned cost, quality and delivery schedule.
·NPI - Successfully introduce new products
·Testing PCBs - Provide expertise with regards to the Test Equipment (test jigs and test fixtures) associated with the testing of PCB Assemblies

Key Duties
·Develop Manufacturing processes consistent the principles of lean manufacturing.
·Implements methods and practices to reduce variation.
·Be aware of the test capabilities required for manufacturing/testing.
·Root cause problem solving and Continuous improvement
·Participates in design reviews to minimize product development costs
·Conducts Design for Manufacturing and Value Engineering initiatives
·Develop Cost estimates.
·Composes Capital Appropriation Requests
·Provide visual management tools to track performance

Key Requirements
·Demonstrable understanding and experience of the end to end manufacturing processes within an electro-mechanical assembly environment.
·Demonstrable wiring and electronic equipment manufacturing experience.
·Experience of developing product, assembly and component level BOMs and associated manufacturing support information.
·Previous experience of supervising or leading a small team is desirable, but not essential.
·Good working knowledge of PCB Assembly testing methodologies.
·Good understanding of MRP and material planning techniques.
·Strong IT and analytical skills including database manipulation.

This is a permanent role in Fareham, Hampshire with a salary of between £34K to £38K depending upon experience.