Location Cheltenham
Job-type Permanent
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Reference 103564

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer          

Location: Cheltenham

Pay Range/details: Competitive

Contract Type: Permanent

My client is a leading engineering and manufacturing business currently recruiting for a experienced manufacturing engineer to join the business.

The successful candidate must have experience in 5 axis CNC milling and have worked with Siemens NX and be proficient in CAD/CAM.

Key Responsibilities – Manufacturing Engineer

  • Develop and facilitate the implementation of efficient methods and processes based on 3D models for introducing products to manufacturing areas.

  • Contribute to the establishment and execution of manufacturing systems aligned with best practices.

  • Aid in the formulation of effective procedures to enhance the quality of processes.

  • Define standard operation times for each task, focusing on minimizing the seven types of  waste (Over Production, Inventory, Waiting, Motion, Transportation, Rework, Over Processing).

  • Offer "Practical Problem Solving" assistance in addressing process or yield issues within the business.

  • Assist Manufacturing Engineer(s) and Technician(s) in creating, reviewing, and approving gauging, fixtures, and special tooling necessary for the efficient production of machined and assembled products.

  • Take the lead in creating new processes to develop turn-key packages for other Manufacturing facilities, enhancing reliability and supply flexibility.

  • Ensure the compatibility of engineering drawings and specifications with manufacturing and fabrication capabilities by reviewing and suggesting changes to enhance productivity.

  • Support New Product Introduction (NPI) programs, ensuring that new designs align with the manufacturing strategy.

  • Provide guidance on design changes to improve component manufacturability and maintain standard features across product families for part standardization.

  • Offer technical support and assistance to the supply chain, ensuring that quality, cost, and delivery meet organizational expectations.

Qualifications & Requirements – Manufacturing Engineer

  • Preferably hold a BSc Degree (vocational, professional, or advanced) or its equivalent in Mechanical/Production/Manufacturing Engineering.

  • Alternatively, possess an HNC/HND (vocational, professional, or advanced) or equivalent qualification in Mechanical/Production/Manufacturing Engineering.

  • Demonstrate significant progressive experience in manufacturing/process engineering, typically gained after completing formal education.

  • Showcase extensive progressive experience in manufacturing specific to Moog after completing formal education.

  • Validate general proficiency in DFM, DFSS, APQP methodologies, Lean methodologies, and Zero Defects.

  • Demonstrate specific expertise in CNC programming utilizing 3D CAD/CAM, with preference given to skills in Siemens NX10.0, Vericut, Partmaker/Featurecam.

  • What we can offer – Manufacturing Engineer

Benefits – Manufacturing Engineer

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

  • Private Healthcare

  • Private pension contribution starting at 6%

  • Employee Share Scheme

  • Flexible Benefits Programme

  • Profit share scheme

  • Overtime where applicable

  • Early Friday finish

For more information on this role, please contact Arun Picton on 01453 829769 or send a copy of your CV to [email protected]

Omega Resource Group is an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors. 

Candidates who are currently a Production Engineer, CNC Programmer, Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Senior Production Engineer may be suitable for this position

For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk

Omega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.