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Manufacturing Engineer

  • Salary

    Salary dependant on experience

  • Location

    Redditch

  • Job type

    Permanent

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Are you a Manufacturing Engineer with experience in 5 axis laser programming or press tool design? If so, our client, who are a UK-based company specialising in precision engineering and manufacturing for the power generation and aerospace sectors would be interested in your background!

Type - Permanent
Hours - Day shift – 39 hours per week: 7:30am – 4:30pm Mon-Thurs, 7:30am – 12:30pm Friday

For this role, you can have experience in either 5 axis laser programming OR press tool design!

Manufacturing Engineer (5 Axis Laser Programmer)

  • Create, modify, and improve programs (Laser)
  • Offline CAD CAM programming for laser machines
  • Fulfil all tasks required within NPDI processes making use of relevant engineering software
  • Provide technical expertise and support related to manufacturing
  • Produce / review methods of manufacture (MOM)
  • Preparation of documentation for new manufacturing processes or amendments to existing procedures
  • Investigate production issues with a view to reducing the number of re-works
 Manufacturing Engineer (Press Tool Design)
  • Design and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment, tooling, and processes
  • Provide technical expertise or support related to manufacturing
  • Ensure that all necessary tooling which is required to support a safe, robust and efficient manufacturing process is designed, manufactured and available
  • Developing tooling strategies to reduce tooling usage and cost, developing actions to reduce process cycle times and improve productivity/throughput, developing actions to eliminate quality defects
  • Liaise with suppliers where necessary to source materials for tooling and/or tools themselves
  • Produce / review methods of manufacture (MOM) and internal drawings
  • Preparation of documentation for new manufacturing processes or amendments to engineering procedures
  • Investigate production issues with a view to reducing the number of re-works
 
Essentials Skills
Manufacturing Engineer (5 Axis Laser Programmer)
  • Previous experience, creating, modifying, and improving 5 Axis Laser programs
  • Well-versed carrying out a range of manufacturing engineering tasks such as preparing cost estimates, producing stage drawings, creating manufacturing routes, gaining customer approval etc
  • Experience working within manufacturing, and ideally fabrications
 Manufacturing Engineer (Press Tool Design)
  • Experience designing/developing press tooling
  • Fabrications/Press Tool Design knowledge
  • Knowledge/previous experience of working in Fabrications i.e., pressing, welding, forming etc.
  • Well-versed carrying out a range of manufacturing engineering tasks such as preparing cost estimates, producing stage drawings, creating manufacturing routes, gaining customer approval etc