Job Title: Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Pay rate: £35.02 PAYE or £45.00 Umbrella (Inside IR35)
Location: Govan (Glasgow)
Contract Duration: Initially 12-month contract
Advantage Resourcing are working in partnership with a large engineering company who operate within the defence sector and are currently seeking an experienced Senior Manufacturing Engineer to work on site in Govan.
A knowledgeable and experienced Manufacturing Engineer, who will be responsible for identifying and analysing the root cause of technically complex Engineering problems, enabling them to generate and implement cost effective solutions through the effective use of innovative thinking and interfacing with other disciplines. As a Senior Manufacturing Engineer, you will have significant involvement in key Manufacturing Engineering projects. You will use your knowledge and experience to guarantee delivery of Manufacturing Engineering outputs into Operations that ensure design intent can be met. The role holder will advise, coach and lead other team members as part of their daily responsibilities.
Responsible for converting the Engineering Design intent into Manufacturing Engineering data (sometimes complex) for Operations use.
Responsible for timely completion of personal and team tasks using appropriate techniques.
Responsible for managing and developing staff in-line with appropriate performance management techniques and processes.
Responsible for identifying own development opportunities.
Where appropriate, checks and approves the Teams' work ready for release to Operations.
Contribute to the management of the Quality and SH&E Systems, for Manufacturing Engineering processes and documentation e.g., Calling up safe methods of working etc.
Build effective internal and cross functional relationships to achieve overall Project requirements.
Assist in the deployment of the training & risk assessments associated with their Manufacturing Engineering sub-discipline.
Support justifications/business cases that seek to improve business performance, and thus provide optimised return on capital investment
Assure product and process quality as determined by company processes. Develop and test new systems when the need arises.
Provide decision-making information by calculating production, labour, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
Excellent Communication skills
Experience in defining and managing Key Performance Indicators
Experience in performing route cause analysis and reporting on countermeasures
HNC or equivalent, plus substantial experience in a Manufacturing Engineering role OR Foundation degree with experience in a Manufacturing Engineering role
Previous experience in dealing with performance management and leading a team
Professional knowledge of relevant Engineering standards (including SHE regulations)
If you are interested in this role, please apply now. Reference: 841463