Senior Manufacturing Engineer

****SENIOR MANUFACTURING ENGINEER MANUFACTURING LEEDS c. 40,000 + BENEFITS****

THE ROLE We are recruiting of Senior Manufacturing Engineer Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Senior Manufacturing Engineer will devise and then implement a manufacturing engineering strategy to modernise this manufacturer. This is a project based role. The goals are to create a culture for sustained continuous improvements. You will be responsible for investigating and assessing new manufacturing processes as well as optimising existing ones, and supporting the shopfloor with problem solving and resolution of production issues using structured tools. The Senior Manufacturing Engineer will undertake the assessment and selection of plant and equipment, reorganisation of factory layouts and the installation and commissioning of new machinery. Some key tasks are value stream mapping and implementing standardized working procedures.

THE CANDIDATE We are looking for as Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Applicants will be qualified in an Engineering or Manufacturing subject to a minimum of HND or HNC but ideally have a degree qualification. We are looking for an experienced Manufacturing Engineer who has worked in metal forming and the fabrication sectors. It is essential that you have a working knowledge and have implemented lean tools and techniques in a culture of continuous improvement. The tools you will need to have used readily are VSM, 5S, standard operating procedures and problem solving tools such as 8D. Good organisational, time-management and problem solving skills are essential. We are looking for a leader who is ambitious and wants to take on more responsibility and progress their career in this growing manufacturer. My client is looking for a manufacturing engineer with a high level of motivation/management, planning & organisational skills, excellent communication & interpersonal skills (written, verbal and listening), ability to operate in a team or individually, flexible & approachable and someone who has the ability to sell ideas & influence others

THE COMPANY Recruiting a Senior Manufacturing Engineer My client is a leading manufacturer in their sector who are expanding after winning new business. This is a great opportunity to join a business in a period of change which will present career advancement opportunity.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Leeds, Harrogate, Doncaster, Hull, Sheffield, York

Salary : 35k - 45k pa + Pension

Date Advertised : 21 Dec 2012


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