Advanced Manufacturing Engineer


  • £40000 - £42000 per annum
  • Hampshire
  • Posted: 03/03/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025419950

Job Details

The world's largest motor manufacturing business are looking for an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer at their centre of excellence to be part of a major project for the business.
As an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer your role will be to develop manufacturing concepts that include specification of equipment and make feasibility studies for the selection of all capital plant and machinery for a brand new project.
Exposure to Electronics and motors would certainly be beneficial with the role.

This role is open to Manufacturing Engineer, NPI Engineer, Production Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, Process Engineer. 

Position: Advanced Manufacturing Engineer (Electronics)
Salary: to £40000 + benefits
Location: Hampshire (can provide a house for re-locators)

Main duties and responsibilities for the Advanced Manufacturing Engineer:
• Prepare and update CAPEX requirements for new production lines in readiness for new product introduction
• Identify new machinery and automation suppliers and verify capabilities
• Summarise equipment and installation costs for quoting new business
• Lead the CapEx based on purchasing of equipment and facilitate timing and budget
• Lead Machine FMEA for major equipment
• Create process methods and support equipment layout to optimise product flow
• Develop pre-production packaging solutions for WIP and Finished Goods
• Project manage equipment on time delivery & installation
• Support and document equipment commissioning and buy off process

Knowledge and Education
You will already have a proven track record working as an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, Project Planning Engineer, NPI Engineer or Production Engineer working in a complex manufacturing environment.
o HND/Degree in an Engineering related subject
o Project Management experience (cradle to grave)
o Previous experience of establishing new production lines or relocation of facilities including CAPEX justification, machine feasibility studies, factory layout and production optimisation
o Previous experience of implementing high automated production lines incorporating robot automation and PLC control, integrated with complex machinary/ production processes
o Experience in leading the PFMEA process for major production equipment purchases
o Demostrate considerable project management, vender cost / CAPEX justification, budget control
o In-depth understanding of Lean Manufacturing methodologies and how to apply them in practice
o Knowledge of complex product assembly, machining, electronic motors (ideal)

The opportunity:
This is an excellent opportunity for an Advanced Manufacturing professional to be part of a brand new project, establishing a strong relationship with major businesses and given the autonomy to manage a major project from cradle to grave.
In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation. You will also be part of a truly global business represented in all of the continents globally.

Apply on-line or call Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential discussion technical-network.co.uk
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