Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
White Recruitment
Location
West Midlands
Salary
£35000 to £35000 Per year
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
11 Dec 2017
Industry
Manufacturing
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Hydraulic Valve Specialist

Birmingham

£35K - £37K

Manufacturing / Development

Hydraulic Valve Specialist is required to aid the manufacturing team of a well-established and successful manufacturer. You will be joining the team as the technical specialist so your education should match this.

Ideally Degree qualified and capable of developing products from scratch. The role is based in Birmingham and you will have design knowledge and manufacturing capabilities.

The role has excellent potential to grow into a management position with strong growth forecasted over the coming years.

Role:

Provide full hydraulic engineering and technical support across the manufacturing department

Produce and maintain relevant internal documentation

Coach and support staff where required

Design and develop assembly and testing fixtures

Identify and lead cost reduction and process efficiency improvement activities

Specify and purchase facilities to aid production

Implement and monitor Lean Manufacturing processes

Requirements:

HNC / HND / Degree level in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering

Proven experience of working in a manufacturing environment

Experienced in managing projects, delivering on time and within budget

Working knowledge of hydraulics and/or pneumatics essential.

Thorough understanding of lean principles, including Kaizen, 5s and Kanban

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy