Manufacturing Engineer - Mechanical

£25000 - £26500/annum Depending on experience
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a large design, engineering/manufacturing organisation based on the outskirts of Southend and due to continued growth they are looking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer to undertake manufacturing engineering tasks associated to the production activities.

Duties will include:

- Identification and implementation of cost effective manufacturing solutions,
- Liaison with the Engineering Department so as to ensure manufacturability of potential new design solutions as well as assisting the Engineering Department in the development of new projects and new technologies,
- Liaison with other departments including Production Control and Technical Planning so as to ensure that manufacturing solutions are developed around production capacity constraints,
- Completion of CNC Machine Programming activities,
- Design of tooling solutions to support in‐house manufacturing processes,
- To review existing manufacturing processes with a view to delivering product cost, time related or quality improvements,
- Provide assistance to Production Management on the installation and commissioning of new plant and equipment,
- Provide support to the Production areas in achieving resolutions to technical issues,
- Provide support for field service activities,

Qualifications/Experience Required:

- Apprenticeship trained in Engineering or multiple years' machining experience
- Machine Shop manufacturing experience including setting and proving using CNC machines
- Understanding of machining principles
- CNC milling and turning experience would be an advantage
- Experience with off line CAD/CAM software would also be an advantage

The hours are 39 per week, Monday to Thursday 8am to 5pm (30 minute lunch break) and Friday 8am to 1pm.

Our client offers outstanding Benefits which include:

• 24 Days holiday plus Bank holidays.
• Stakeholder Pension Scheme,
• Life Assurance:
• Free membership to a Healthcare scheme
• Free car parking
• Yearly pay review
• 1pm finish on a Friday

If you would like to join an established and well respected company and have the relevant experience please apply for this position.

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of Quattro Recruitment who operate as an employment business/agency