Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
GE Aviation
Location
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1505486
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed, SC
Sector
Aerospace
Job Type
Permanent
Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Business:
    GE Aviation
Function:
    Manufacturing
Role Summary/Purpose:
    Engineering associated with the manufacturing process. Positions require understanding of concepts, methods and procedures.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Prepare documentation for new and existing manufacturing processes.
  • Build manuals, control plans and PFMEA's.
  • Implement ECN's and assure product compliance by means of a FAIR to AS9102 requirements.
  • Review of current processes to reduce waste and improve efficiencies using lean techniques.
  • Review new product designs for manufacturability.
  • Review and update Engineering procedures and or Quality Standards following updates within the wider industry.
  • Investigate and resolve operational problems/bottlenecks to improve flow through the facility.
  • Investigate and resolve quality issues to ensure containment of concerns and corrective actions to prevent re-occurrence.
  • Establish process capabilities and monitor to ensure manufacture of repeatable products.
  • Work as part of wider Manufacturing Engineering team to evaluate and purchase capital equipment.
  • Guide Operational Technicians in machine and process issues.
  • Point of contact for area of manufacturing facility, working with Operational personnel to manage and implement improvements.
Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or equivalent work experience)
  • Proven experience in a Manufacturing Engineering role.
  • Process control documentation and procedures.
  • Working knowledge of Printed Circuit Board (PCB) assembly processes and testing would be advantageous
  • Electro Static Device (ESD) awareness would be advantageous
  • Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website ." Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website .Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role. Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security. Please see the link below for further details regarding the requirements for BPSS clearance: BPSS.
Desired Characteristics:
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of Aviation regulatory requirements.
  • Six Sigma Awareness and Lean Manufacturing Principals would be advantageous.

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