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Manufacturing Engineer

  • Location: Stockton-on-Tees
  • Salary: Market related per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Manufacturing and production
  • Contact: James Tilley
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446126
  • Expiry Date: 03 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 60184

Manufacturing Engineer - NPI

Contract - Inside IR35


24 month initial contract

Off Highway

A Manufacturing Engineer opportunity has become available for one of the world’s leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel and natural gas engines.

To provide technical expertise and guidance in the development of major manufacturing projects, working with internal/external suppliers to support/improve manufacturing productivity and cost effectiveness.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working on a large NPI program
  • Costings already done but looking to finalise quotations and engage suppliers on product designs and start developing production intent fixturing/ tooling.
  • Required to manage a range of projects concurrently driven by complexity from charter to installation and final verification.
  • These include but not limited to; Full robot enclosures. Production fixtures. Cranes, new products, new technology development. Using current technologies or new technologies.
  • You will be required to lead FMEA development, create; lift plans, standard work, risk assessments must be competent with Autocad / Creo.
  • You will define technical specifications for new equipment that compliment the companies machine tool specification.

Experience required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines / proven experience is required
  • Understanding of welding processes is critical.
  • Solid understanding of fixture and tool development (Lean tools, 6 Sigma mindset)
  • Understanding of machining is highly desirable.
  • Demonstration of working with large machinery.
  • Route cause analysis skills
  • Project management skills

Please contact James Tilley for more details.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.