Manufacturing Engineer - Assembly

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: Plus Bonus

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 28/06/2021

Manufacturing Engineer – Assembly


My client a leading manufacturer of consumer products are seeking a postitive and upbeat Manufacturing Engineer to join their business. You will be joining a company who pride themselves on their innovation, collaboration and forward thinking you will join a great company who offer fantastic opportunities for future career development.

Manufacturing Engineer – Assembly – Role

You will be accountable for helping to develop a high performing, continuous improvement culture through the coaching and development of a group of engineering professionals, technicians, and production associates. You will:

  –  Lead, inspire, and develop the skill sets of junior Engineers and Technicians
  –  Develop a culture of continuous improvement through the rigorous application of proven tools and methods
  –  Provide industrial engineering support to verify and modify product routing times, cell schematics, break points and optimum manning levels
  –  Provide technical support and input to a variety of product and process value engineering activity
  –  Utilise data to systematically identify the optimal ratio between Value Added (VA) and Non-Value Added (NVA) activity within a variety of manual and semi-automated assembly and test processes
  –  Optimize assembly and test processes by engaging with the Production teams to drive out waste and deliver performance in line with the calculated optimal VA/NVA ratio
  –  Drive a culture of continuous improvement across Production

Manufacturing Engineer – Assembly – Skills

  –  Capability and passion to develop and implement a significant program of continuous improvement
  –  Proven history of implementing significant continuous improvement projects with real and measurable business benefit
  –  Experienced in the application of Six Sigma and Kaizen improvement tools



SalaryPlus Bonus
Job ReferenceRE-CR409427921A
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date28/06/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted21/06/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Chris Rooum

Head of Professional Services


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