We are looking for a pro-active Manufacturing Engineer to join a product company developing cutting-edge products for the pharma and healthcare industries. In this role, you’ll relish the challenges faced between R&D and introducing products.
You will have extensive, successful commercial experience in a high technology manufacturing or assembly business and have the ability to demonstrate a significant personal contribution to a growing business or technology. You’ll have a solid understanding of electrical, mechanical and process engineering principles and the relevant product development experience with a hands-on approach to solving problems; in-depth understanding of how to ensure the efficient operation of a manufacturing facility; and the confidence to stand your ground where there is a quality issue. You’ll have good personal communication skills to deal with both suppliers and customers. Above all your key technical strength will be CAD work for either mechanical and/or PCB design.
- Proven experience in manufacturing processes and transferring new products into production
- Mechanical or Engineering degree (1st or 2.1 from a top university)
- Complex systems comprising electronics, software, mechanics and optics
- Significant exposure to Lean / modern manufacturing processes
- Experience of change control and supplier management
- Previous close and effective liaison with R&D
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, hands-on Manufacturing Engineer keen to be involved in the introduction of novel world class products, working with a team of first-rate engineers and scientists in a dynamic and innovative R&D company. This is an established company providing a full range of staff benefits.
Keywords: CAD, NPD, DFMA, FMEA, hands-on, build, Six Sigma, manufacturing, electrical, mechanical, process, quality, product development, Cambridge south
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