Grad Manufacturing Eng

Posted on Jan 21, 2019 by Premier Engineering

Keighley, Yorkshire United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£20k - £25k Annual
Job Title: Graduate Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Keighly

Salary: £20,000- £25,000

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

• To support manufacturing leadership in optimising product flow and work standardisation

• Provide empirical analysis and KPI's to aid and support decision making rational

• Ensure improvement initiatives are monitored and progressing to plan

• Project administration & management across a wide variety and size of initiatives including management of new process implementation

• Maintain improvement plans and trackers and ensure a common standard is developed and applied across departmental and cross functional teams

• Liaise with and work across departmental functions to ensure common understanding of project objectives and timescales

• Work with manufacturing teams to generate, develop and implement manufacturing process and systems improvements

• Liaise with designers, development and supply departments to constructively challenge paradigms and generate optimal performance

• Conduct cost v benefit justification to ensure effort generates expected economical salience

• Provide support on the effective use of resources, e.g. raw materials, equipment and staff

• Identifying and highlighting training needs as systems and processes change dictate

• Meeting with managers to discuss methods of improving the productivity of existing systems and step change initiatives

• Establishing and implementing a quality culture within the manufacturing environment

• Any other ad-hoc tasks as required

Knowledge / Skills:

• Technical acumen with high degree of logical intelligence

• Fast learner with high degree of self-motivation and initiative to learn and advance vocational knowledge

• Flexible and adaptable approach to work

• Strong project management skills and the ability to work to tight project deadlines

• Exceptional analytical ability with practical and logical approach to problem-solving

• Excellent communication skills with confidence to convey message aligned to audience

• Natural team working, resourcefulness and Self-motivation with ability to motivate others

• Ability to work well under pressure and take on new challenges

• The determination to overcome problems

• Organisation and time management skills

• Good health and safety common sense

• MS Office advanced user

• Process Management


Degree in Engineering or the related subject.
Practical knowledge of milling, boring, turning and grinding process.
AutoCAD experience.
Some experience of working within a manufacturing environment would desirable but not essential
Career minded individual looking to develop through fast track experience in manufacturing environment

Reference: 614440470

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