Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn, England
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-01-22
Reference: BH-98071
Contact Name: Michael Gilsenan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 15, 2019 12:45

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer based in Lancashire – Extremely competitive plus pension, holidays and other benefits

An innovative and global Aerospace organisations require an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to add to their manufacturing team.

The correct person for this position will have proven experience in delivering hands on improvements within their role and working within composites.

  • Assist Senior Engineer with hands on improvements to manufacturing process’ – assembly / quality / production etc.
  • Undertake design reviews and play a role in NPI
  • Coach and mentor individuals in composite manufacture
  • Support launch teams from prototype through to production phase
  • Play a role in surveying, stripping and overhauling work ready for quoting and application
  • Work in accordance with health & safety guidelines
The successful Manufacturing Engineer will:
  • Will have strong knowledge of composites
  • Ideally trained to HNC / HND level in an engineering / technical subject
  • Good knowledge of Lean manufacturing tools and techniques
  • Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Aerospace experience. 
  • Extremely competitive
  • Pension
  • Holidays
Key skills

Manufacturing engineer, process improvement, production engineer, aerospace, nuclear, fabrication, composites, lean manufacturing, 5S, Kaizen, Takt time, Six sigma, green belt, black belt, efficiency, automotive, fast moving, assembly, OEE