Manufacturing Engineer - Automation and Assembly

  • £38000 - £42000 per annum
  • West Midlands
  • Posted: 24/02/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025419961

Job Details

Due to significant investment and an increasing order book, an additional Project based Manufacturing Engineer is required by this global manufacturer based in Wolverhampton to support the launch of new production.

Manufacturing Project Engineer – NPI/ production launch


Salary: £38-42000 + benefits

Working on new production introduction you will be expected to take product drawings and implement an automated production line to support the manufacturing/ assembly process. Define the process layouts, specify machine/ equipment requirements and project manage machine vendor through to successful plant buyoff.


o Implement line layouts, line feeding concepts and machine specifications for production processes.

o Develop process layout, PFMEA and manufacturing feasibility

o Develop production tooling and fixtures for automated assembly process

o Project manage vendors through installation & buy off.

o Manage budget to bring project into cost scale.

o Run frequent reports and reviews across all areas of the project.


You will be an experienced Manufacturing Engineer, Process Engineer, Production Engineer or NPI Project Engineer with experience and a keen interest in developing new production process and capital equipment.

o Mechanical/ Manufacturing Engineering qualification – HNC/ Degree level or similar

o Automotive or similar high volume manufacturing background

o Project management capital equipment specification, manufacturing feasibility, process layout, fixture development from new product concept through to new product introduction and machine/ equipment buy off

o Knowledge of product assembly manufacturing processes incorporating robotics/ welding / bonding machinery

Our client:

Market leading automotive component manufacturer based in Wolverhampton. With multiple sites across the U.K and a multi million turnover, they are now looking for a Project Engineer role to support the business growth and expansion heading into 2020. New facility with increased investment in capital machinery in order to meet increased sales demand. This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful business that invests in people and offers a tremendous scope for professional development.

In return they are offering an excellent salary, contributary pension scheme, life insurance, car parking onsite, first class factory and office facilities, opportunity for professional development and career enhancement.

Apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion

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