Manufacturing Engineer

Leicester, Leicestershire | Permanent

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Manufacturing Engineer, Production Engineer, CAD-CAM Engineer, CAM Engineer, CNC, Machining, Engineering, Precision, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Motorsport, Location: Leicester, Position: Permanent, Salary: Negotiable depending on experience




EMBS are currently supporting a fantastic Tier 1 precision engineering firm located in the Leicestershire area. The company supplies high-end components to the most lucrative engineering sectors in the world. The business has been on the market for over 40 years, therefore it has a strong reputation and work stability.


Role outline:

The role at hand is a Manufacturing Engineer within the CNC machining section. As a Manufacturing Engineer you will be required to follow through a create and maintain BOM / MOM and routings for components as well as NPI. You will also be tasked to generate and prove out CNC programs for a range of machines from machining centres to mill turners.


Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

- Communicate with customers / suppliers to ensure parts can be delivered on time

- Understand and deploy where required customer NPI, risk reduction & control tools

- Produce CNC part programme, stage drawings, CAD models, set up packs, tool life monitors

- Complete contract / launch and post production reviews

- Complete cost reduction exercises


Successful candidates MUST be able to demonstrate:

- Strong CNC machining background

- Experience within the precision engineering industry - Aerospace or MOD or Motorsport or Oil&Gas

- Ability to manage NPI projects to deliver components in a timely manner

- Improve existing manufacturing processes to achieve measured productivity improvements.

- Ability to Offline program using CAD CAM software for a range of machining centres, including 4 & 5 axis machining centres.

- Ability to prove out and validate programs

- Ability to liaise with the manufacturing team in order to check that the jigs and fixtures are up to the standards

- Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings confidently

- Produce detailed documentation, set up packs, SOP’s etc.

- Ability to identify a method / route of manufacture


In return the client is offering:

- Permanent and stable career

- Contributory pension scheme

- 25 days holiday entitlement + bank holiday

- Company sick pay

- Perk Box System - Online Discount Membership

- Modern working environment and machinery plus much more.

- Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 p.a depending on experience 


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