Manufacturing Engineer

  • Location

    Henlow, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Electronics Engineering , Aerospace Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £28.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Joanne Edwards

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    September 2019

  • Client:


Our Client based in Henlow, has a requirement for a Manufacturing Engineer within the missile live build manufacturing facility.

Job Description

The focus will be to ensure that the products are built safely, efficiently and to budget. A key member of the Manufacturing Engineering team, you will carry out activities in support of multi-project manufacturing.

Compilation and update of Manufacturing Instructions.
Design, Commissioning and proving of associated tooling.
Support the industrial validation process through the use of FMEA's, FAI's etc.
Resolution of technical problems that may arise during the manufacturing process.
Route card changes as a result or rework activities.
Management of Configuration Control by the embodiment of Design Modifications into the Manufacturing Instructions.
Support to the Non Conformance Process using SAP.


Formal technical Engineering/Craft Apprenticeship to NVQ Level 3/TR23/TR21.
Formal further education certificate to HNC or equivalent certificate.
5 years experience within an engineering discipline.
Have the ability to interpret Design Drawings with a view to producing Manufacturing Build Instructions for both Skilled and Semi-Skilled operators.
Have experience of Electronic Sub Assembly manufacture through to System level builds.
Have experience and knowledge of the assembly process for small /miniature Electro-Mechanical Actuation Systems.
Must be able to work within, and contribute to a team environment.
Recognise and understand customer requirements, and respond to them.
Understand and work to Company Processes and Procedures.
Have the ability to communicate both within the working group and at various levels of the organisation.