Manufacturing Engineer - Mechanical

Manufacturing Engineer - Mechanical

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer - Mechanical
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Farnborough
Salary: £180 - £200 per day
Start Date: 2018-06-11
Reference: J139953
Contact Name: Eugene McIntyre
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 09:11

Job Description

Are you a Manufacturing Engineer within space, aerospace or military environments and looking for a progressive role in a global company? Do you have experience in it providing hands-on enablement of design intent into a qualified lean production system? KDC are working on this position that could offer you a challenging 6 month contract based in Farnborough.

• Creating MRP system shop floor routings / job card definitions / shop floor standard operating instructions(SOI's) / quality care cards
• Technical dossiers and support to procurement activities, supply chain monitoring and Make v Buy decisions (including benchmarking)
• Use of CAD (CATIA v6, Solidworks) & PLM(Windchill) toolset and BOM(SAP) administration/configuration control (co-ordinate with design)
• Technical problem solving and support to production and supply chain.
• Application of APQP as appropriate
• Perform Design For Manufacture (DFM) / Design To Cost (DTC) studies and provide input to design teams
• Liaison with MGSE / Jig & Tools (Design, Manufacture, Calibration & Maintenance)
• Liaison with Manufacturing System Engineering. (Process flow, line balancing, capital investment items, facilities requirements)

• Innovative, agile and self-driven in a fast paced and changing environment
• Educated to degree level in a relevant engineering discipline
• Experience in a Manufacturing Engineering discipline
• Knowledge of CFRP part fabrication / layup production techniques
• Knowledge of Aerospace Production and assembly techniques and standards
• Experience creating or improving production systems, teams and facilities
• Excellent communication skills.
• Demonstrated Experience solving technical operational issues
• Able to work in a multi-function team and matrix organisation
• IT & CAD Skills
• English to Negotiation Level