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Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

Posted 9 April by Roevin Easy Apply Ended
Experienced Manufacturing Engineer required for our Glasgow based client.

Applicants must be willing to work Early, Back and Day Shifts.

You will be responsible for creation and planning of CNC programs for machining of metal parts on automatic machine tools.

Core Duties and Responsibilities:

Analyse drawings, sketches and design data of part to determine dimension and configuration of cuts, selection of cutting tools and machine speeds and feed rates.
Determines reference points and direction of machine cutting paths.
Analyze routings during programming stage and updates processes to guarantee CNC machine tools are used to their fullest capability. This must be done using creativity, vision and an organized plan for the future.
Compute angular and linear dimensions, radii and curvatures, and outlines sequence of operations required to machine parts.
Create CNC Programs in line with routed operations using available software.
Create set-up documents to supplement written programs.
Revise and edit programs as necessary to eliminate instruction errors or omissions.
Observe operation of machine on trial run as necessary to prove programmed instructions.
Liaise with Manufacturing Engineers and suppliers regarding required tooling and fixturing.
Develop and maintain standard programming guidelines for both processes and program creation.

Eliminate hazards through sound engineering practices.

Attend various operating meetings to support various functions throughout the organization.
Support "Continuous Improvement" and best practice initiatives.


Experience within a lean-manufacturing work environment.
In-depth knowledge of manufacturing processes.
Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing philosophies and tools.
Fluent in CNC programming and have strong skills in various Microsoft Office packages.
Experience and working knowledge of CNC Controls such as FANUC, Hedienhain.
Experience and knowledge of CAM software such as FeatureCAM, EdgeCAM, Vericut.
HNC/HND Engineering or equivalent.

Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Competitive salary and shifts allowance on offer.

Please apply on-line with up to date CV.

Reference: 34857585

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