Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £38000 - £450000 per annum + pension, life assurance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 69256-ENGIN-CJC_1493025674
Contact Name: Christian Clark
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 24, 2017 10:21

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer
Driving continuous improvement within a regulated packaging environment
Salary: up to £45k + benefits package
Location: Loughborough

Providing lead process improvement support to this global organisation you will form part of a focused team whose responsibility is to drive continuous improvement and optimise work flow processes in this automated, high volume, but highly regulated environment.

Supporting R&D through to full rate production your experience will enable you to develop new product lines through their lifecycle on to the manufacturing floor and on to the customer ensuring that from a process perspective the product is compliant, meeting all required standards. The emphasis will be optimisation of the automated packaging processes driving efficiency and effectiveness through structured six sigma and lean methodology, driving OEE.

Drawing on your hands on experience in process optimisation within a regulated environment (food, medical, pharmaceutical, aerospace, nuclear) you will be well versed in lean, with a desire to constantly improve the automated production machinery and packaging environment. Championing continuous improvement, you will have six sigma certification/training and knowledge and be capable of applying these principles directly on the shop floor.

You will be able to demonstrate examples of influencing and enhancing process and policy resulting in a compliant product, within an efficient manufacturing process and effective use of resources.
With your motivation, ambition and highly organised nature, you will be able to effectively liaise across multiple departments utilising your expertise within manufacturing optimisation, factory layout, resource management and have experience owning processes to drive positive change.

In return, you will be working for a global leader who have a strong promote from within culture and mapped career progression. The positive working environment will keep you challenged, whilst enabling your career to develop in multiple directions