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Manufacturing Engineer

  • Location: Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen, England, United Kingdom, BB3 1AD
  • Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

Our Client based in Darwen has a requirement for a Manufacturing Engineer to join their team.

Summary of Role:

The post-holder will work closely within a cross functional value stream to help support the ongoing operations of the business in rate production and NPI.

They will support the engineering function within the production cell and help to develop the process with technical solutions including material management to achieve compliant parts.

Principal responsibilities

  • Work closely with Team to maintain consistency in terms of rate production across the projects within the business
  • Lead / Facilitate complex problem identification, containment, and resolution
  • Create and implement action plans to rectify localised and systematic process breakdowns
  • Help design, implement, and analyse manufacturing processes, following review of current processes, to identify risk and implement improvement plans
  • Develop and support project wide process manufacturing documentation for production activities, including preparation of Manufacturing Planning's, Test Procedures, Manufacturing Procedures, and Quality Planning Control Plan.
  • Support on-going Test Analysis
  • Assist in the development and facilitation of Process FMEA's and help maintain risk management policies and programs
  • Support the design change management process by reviewing and approving engineering orders and drawings for technical requirements and process adherence
  • Support Critical Design Reviews (CDR)
  • Report results from product and process yield metrics to engineering and senior management to encourage design / industrialisation for manufacturability and quality


Degree and/or similar qualification in Engineering / Technical field


Experience in a production / manufacturing engineering environment

Experience with Industrialisation and Validation, Failure modes and effects analysis, Statistical Process Control, Metrology and Control Plans, NPI


Computer literate, with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications


Ability to work in a fast-paced / cross-functional team environment

Ability to establish priorities, work independently, and set personal objectives