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Manufacturing Engineer

Ansty, Warwickshire
£38,000 to £50,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer CNC. The purpose of this role is to turn customer demands into a method of manufacture than can meet the requirements whilst adhering to cost and lead times in relation to CNC Machining. Benefits: The MTC lead the way with a superb suite of benefits including 33 days holiday, Fully Flexible Working Week, Smart Holiday system, Life Assurance, Payment of professional subscriptions, plus many others. Flexibility is key to success at the MTC and many of their colleagues work flexibly in many ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don t let anything stop you from applying. The Role As the Manufacturing Engineer CNC, using your technical expertise in milling and turning you will be continuously improving manufacturing methods in order to reduce lead-time, cost and minimise chance of non-conformances. Turn a customer demand (a specification) into a method of manufacture that can then be executed to meet the customer demand within the required lead-time and cost. Quote job requests for lead-time and costs. Work closely with customers to optimise their designs of products (DFM) to ensure optimum manufacturing method can be achieved. Develop and coach Technicians in manufacturing processes. Manage the introduction of new manufacturing capability into the workshop. Influence the creation and deployment of future manufacturing capability roadmap to ensure world class processes are operated. Support continuous improvement and continuous reduction of waste. Engage in the development of the Manufacturing Engineering function in the Workshop group, developing processes that support rapid introduction of new products into the facility. You will also be expected to closely support the operational team including programming CNC Milling and Turning machines to meet customer demand. The Person The ideal candidate for the Manufacturing Engineer CNC position, you will have/ be: Manufacturing Engineering experience in both turning and milling capabilities, ideally up to 5 axis (3+2) with strong knowledge of setting, operating and programming. Experience in Siemens NX CAD/CAM is preferable however open to other CAD/CAM Software packages. Proven track record with engaging directly with customers to determine requirements and be able to communicate effectively at all levels of an organization. Previous experience guiding, mentoring or coaching others in technical disciplines. Must have knowledge of tooling and fixtures in addition to lean manufacturing principles to aid process improvements and efficiencies in machining capabilities. Degree qualified in an Engineering, Industrial or Manufacturing discipline or equivalent qualification such as HND or Time Served Apprenticeship. Please note, due to the nature of the role, candidates must be willing and able to complete National Security Vetting. Equality, diversity, and inclusion are integral to everything that they do. They are committed to these values, and they are central to their mission. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities, and they are more than happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require. To apply for the position of Manufacturing Engineer CNC please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Gordon Nicoll
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  • Job Reference: 706965036-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Consilium Recruit
    Consilium Recruit
  • Location: Ansty, Warwickshire
  • Salary: £38,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: MTC benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent