Advanced Manufacturing Engineer Leader

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    Excellent Benefits and bonus 10%

  • Contact:

    Joseph Coombes

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Manufacturing Engineering Leader

Advanced Manufacturing Engineers provide dedicated technical support to a nominated production line within their Leicester manufacturing facility. The Manufacturing Engineering Leader should expect to work in a fast paced customer focused production environment, providing quick and effective solutions to daily to production issues, provide reactive support for production process issues or Return Material Authorisation Investigations, and contribute to longer term improvements to drive productivity.

You will lead the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering resources for execution of quality projects throughout the supply chain, own the Test and Calibration AME resource ensuring the training and skills deliver the required standard of investigation in line with customer expectations, manage and monitor metrics, agree actions where appropriate to meet customer requirements, lead and support Root Cause investigation activities to identify manufacturing issues and optimize build/test processes to improved yields, influence NPI and CPO teams across business to ensure targets for Cost of Poor Quality (CoPQ) are met for all product introduction, reducing investigation time and response time to Quality problems and drive AME team strategy to identify growth and skills development for improving the teams capabilities, identifying required training courses and upskilling the team's ability for solving complex issues.

Key skills and responsibilities:

*HNC/HND or equivalent experience in mechanical or manufacturing engineering discipline
*Understanding of complex Electromechanical Assembly in a very technical production environment
*Experience in leading multi discipline engineering teams, to support a matrix organisation
*Knowledge and/or experience of Design for Manufacturability, Lean Manufacturing techniques, Quality Systems and SPC tools
*Provide electro-mechanical support to technology and manufacturing
*Leading and contributing member of large cross functional teams
*Strong background in interpretation of complex Engineering drawings/specifications and manufacturing process.