Manufacturing Engineer

  • Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

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    Up to £45.00 per hour

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    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Rate: Upto £45.00/hr ltd

Location: Warrington

Duration: 12 months

Our client is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer, based in Warrington, who has experience of setting up new lines of manufacture for the next phase of a project.

Ideally, you will have experience of producing mechanical design deliverables for Mechanical Handling Equipment, Special Purpose Machinery and Lifting Equipment etc.

You should be comfortable with the following:

  • Able to take responsibility for delivery of mechanical work package to programme, budget and required quality.
  • Effective utilisation of mechanical design resources required to support the Project Mangers in meeting their Project programme work packages and provide reporting information to the Project Manager.
  • Ensure appropriate engineering standards are used and that engineering solutions are fit for purpose and achievable.
  • Able to, or has experience in, establishing relationships with SMEs.
  • Demonstrable competence working on other manufacturing projects.
  • Used to working within management systems.
  • Capable of making sound decisions based on available information protecting the interests of SL and the Programme.
  • Understand the significance of the project, the safety implications and the application of ALARP principles in their decision making.
  • Good communication skills to negotiate responses and manage interfaces between internal stakeholders and external stakeholders.
  • The ability to understand and translate the complex issues to differing audiences.

You must have the ability to show:

  • Previous track record of delivery to client targets.
  • Experience of providing accurate and understandable progress updates
  • Ability to anticipate and resolve issues

Technical needs to be a success in the role include:

  • Understanding of manufacturing issues for a volume product.
  • Awareness of Geometric Product Specification (ISO GPS) (BS 8888, 8015 etc.) and its application.
  • Awareness of modern manufacturing processes incl. machining, welding and metrology.
  • Understanding of stainless materials, ideally duplex materials.

You will be flexible in being able to travel to different locations to speak with various suppliers.

For further information and tro discuss this role further, please contact Stephen Slade on 0161 924 3959