Manufacturing Engineer

Permanent for based in Hertfordshire

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer

Competitive Salary

Welwyn Garden City

gap technical are proud to be representing this global manufacturing business in their search for a Manufacturing Engineer to work at their facility based in Hertfordshire.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established business who are experiencing a period of growth. The ideal candidate would be someone with experience within a similar role or projects role gained from a manufacturing environment.

Performance Objectives

  • Being a catalyst for change.
  • Provide technical & engineering support for all aspects of the manufacturing process.
  • Answer defect reports and process Engineering Change Requests in a timely manner
  • Follow engineering, quality and company procedures.
  • Develop, implement & Monitor “Best Practice” lean manufacturing processes to achieve Business goals.
  • To create, maintain & update route cards, BOMS and technical documents
  • Ensure engineering and quality requirements for products are fully understood and met
  • Produce estimates, technical and manufacturing proposals to support bids
  • Process Customer Returns and complaints as required.
  • Assist with tool design, manufacture, repair and purchase.
  • Develop, implement & sustain a safe working culture ensuring Health & Safety requirements are complied with and improved where necessary.
  • Produce and update risk assessments FMEA as required.
  • Liaise with other unit leaders and other functions as necessary and support customer visits as required.
  • Ensure that work is conducted in a safe environment according to safe practices – report deviation from H&S good practice immediately.

Person Specification

  • NVQ in Engineering – Equivalent or above
  • Manufacturing experience in a low volume environment
  • Experience using engineering solutions for complex problems.
  • Experience in an ISO controlled environment.
  • Familiar with using an MRP system
  • Using CAD 2D/3D software
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements relating to manufacturing
  • Good communication skills


Please send your CV and call David Evans at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment agency.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date: 30/12/2018

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