Manufacturing Engineer

SE1524 / 611

£35,000 - £40,000

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Manufacturing Engineer
£35,000 – £40,000

Our client is a leading British automotive vehicle manufacturer that is dedicated to producing vehicles that’s quality is recognised as second to none. Due to growth into various export markets they are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to come on board and introduce, develop and implement lean manufacturing, process improvements, NPD & NPI and continuous improvements.

Role & Responsibilities:

• Introduce and implement lean manufacturing techniques into a busy mechanical manufacturing environment
• Improve efficiency, layout design, cost savings, control documentation
• Monitor efficiency and waste reduction throughout manufacturing
• To increase the productivity by ensuring the best possible use of resources
• Ensure smooth introduction of product improvements, including NPI & NPD
• Define best practice processes, which lead to increased productive efficiency
• Recommend & implement process improvements & continuous improvement projects

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

• Minimum HNC or degree qualified in Manufacturing/Industrial engineering
• Must have minimum Six Sigma Green Belt, ideally Six Sigma Black Belt
• Previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment
• Be a Lean Manufacturing Champion
• Must be a strong communicator, have high problem solving skills with accuracy & attention to detail at all times, an implementor of change
• Knowledge of Process Improvements, Continuous Improvements, Lean Manufacturing, NPD & NPI Techniques, writing of Risk Assessments
• Experience of using AutoCAD, Solid Edge & MS Office Software Packages
• Able to work to tight deadlines and targets
• Desirable to have experience of FMEA, DFA competence, creating BOM’s and 3D Visual Mapping

Benefits Package:

• Salary:- £35,000 - £40,000
• Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, 25 Days Holiday, Private Medical Cover

Manufacturing Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Process Improvements, Continuous Improvements, Production Engineer, Lean Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineer

Job Reference No: SE1244 / 611

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy –
Chris Gumm on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

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