Manufacturing Engineer / Production Engineer

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    North West England, England

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    Alex Tyrrell

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    11 months ago

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Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer / Production Engineer

Salary: Competitive and Negotiable dependent upon experience + Benefits

Location: Greater Manchester - commutable from Manchester, Wigan, Bolton, Burnley, St Helens, Skelmersdale, Bury

The Company: Global Leading Manufacturer

Main Responsibilities:

  • Business modelling for new business, including overall solution design productivity and staffing analysis, cost calculation and sensitivity analysis Set standards for delivering departmental/factory requirements.
  • Deliver customer service excellence.
  • Identify the strategy for maintenance and improvement of production equipment.
  • Identify and resolve health and safety issues relating to Industrial Engineering.
  • Drive and support CI as necessary
  • Reduce production equipment variables.
  • Collate equipment history and performance information.
  • Carry out machine condition appraisals utilising the CMMS (Computerised Maintenance Management System) to generate reports to support CI (Continuous Improvements)
  • The preparation of summary reports for Kaizen, Engineering and Operations managers.
  • Have previous experience using industry standard databases and timings.
  • Carry out root cause analysis.
  • Proven ability in maintenance and Capex experience with a successful track record in running engineering programmes with capital equipment
  • Define key process parameters and ranges to optimise OEE.
  • Support the rollout of best practice.
  • Maximise the usage of RCM and Predictive Maintenance techniques.
  • Improving OEE through successful delivery of capital investment projects
  • Familiar with design release, version control, BoM requirements of ISO9001
  • Strive to eliminate waste.


  • Degree qualified in an engineering discipline or equivalent industry experience
  • Have experienced in lean manufacturing / JIT /TPM / 5S / Kaizen
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access and other software as required
  • A Skilled presenter
  • Quality Assurance
  • Innovation and Problem Solving
  • Oral and Written Communication
  • Organisational and Time Management Skills
  • Planning & Organising
  • Continuous Improvement and Innovation
  • TPM
  • Managing change
  • Teamwork
  • Accountability for Results

The company prides itself on creating an inspiring environment for employees, generating an ethos of entrepreneurial spirit and rewarding opportunities. There are definite long-term career options for the right candidate, plus a great environment to work in.

To apply, please send your CV for more details. Please note - if you haven't received feedback within 7 days of application you have not been successful on this occasion.