Position: Cell Manufacturing Engineer
Location: Clevedon, Somerset
Job Type: Permanent
My client is looking to employ a Manufacturing Engineer to support current cell and cell improvement work at its purpose-built manufacturing facility in Clevedon, Somerset area. The 5.4 acre facility comprises of a modern factory with flexible production lines, assembly feed cells, just in time manufacturing and the largest specialist research and design centre in the world for its particular product.
The business is highly innovative; customer focused and has grown rapidly over recent years. It offers all the advantages of a small pioneering niche company but backed up by the security and professionalism of a global company.
Why does the job exist?
To own the manufacturing system within the allocated manufacturing cell(s) by the creation, maintenance and continuous improvement of the safe and LEAN processes for existing and new products to ensure operations on time to standard and within budget within the allocated manufacturing cell.
The suitable candidate should be able to support the range of Manufacturing Engineering functions, in particular covering: -
·To be the recognised Manufacturing expert for both cell support and Continuous Improvement activities.
·Control & ensure the maintenance of Production Job Packs to include: BOMs, Routings & Test Docs.
·Support Production Cells on Daily Production Issues to include containment & Continuous Improvement activities.
·Workplace organisation and implementation of a safe working environment.
·Design for Manufacture & Assembly (DFMA).
·Experience of working within an assembly environment
·Use of risk mitigation tools to control risks within processes and prioritise risk to be mitigated
·Relevant experience in implementing the principles of lean manufacturing
·Project management experience including implementation of complex and technically challenging projects
·Experience of utilising problem solving and root cause analysis tools in a manufacturing environment
·Experience in optimising production processes as well as providing production support and training.
·Design for manufacture knowledge
·Proven track record of delivering projects on time and within budget
·Previous experience in key manufacturing principles such as TPM, 8D, 6S problem solving, product responsibility, continuous improvement process.
·A full organisation chart will be emailed to you on receipt of your application
Customer Focus - Actively looks for feedback from customers and takes actions on improvement.
Leadership - Leads by demonstrating the experience with team members. Succeeds to achieve the results by managing the task.
·Self-Management - Takes action to keep own knowledge up to standard and draws lessons from experiences, looks if necessary for information applicable in own work situation. Succeeds under normal time and work pressure to perform always on a very good level. Has sense of urgency and takes ownership.
·Planning and Execution - Translates strategy into specific action plan with targets and able to prioritise initiatives. Using right resources. Holds an overview about the whole process.
·Professionalism - Handles new and exceptional difficulties and because of his/her professional knowledge is consulted by his/her colleagues.
·Innovation and Solution - Analyses the problem from different perspectives and recognises broader implication. Succeeds in providing a good documented solution that is well supported.
·Communication - Effects change without direct exercise of command where persuasion is required.
·Interaction - Asks actively for feedback and able to perform in diverse environment. Searches actively for possibilities to involve others in team work, takes time to inform and knows by doing so to enthuse others to work together.
·Atlas Copco Way - Behaves the Atlas Copco Way, demonstrates our core values during interaction with other people.
Key activities will include:
·Engineering degree or equivalent
- Cell manufacturing Engineer
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