Manufacturing Engineer – Aerospace

  • Job Reference: N6030-540A
  • Date Posted: 29 November 2017
  • Location: Wimborne
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence, Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer – Aerospace


Our client is a highly successful international aerospace company, they are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to drive process improvement initiatives and root cause and corrective action. It will also be your responsibility to ensure capacity and capability of manufacturing processes and equipment match that which is required from Business Unit.

Excellent career progression within this highly sought after company.


As a Manufacturing Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Depth of experience in driving process improvement

Understanding of current and cutting edge manufacturing processes and equipment

Solid understanding of DFMA tools.

Excellent program management skills, highly organised.

Excellent teaming skills.

Excellent passive & active communications skills.

Degree, HND, HNC in Engineering related subject.

Apprentice served.


Our client is for candidates with demonstrated Mechanical Engineering experience within Aerospace companies. You will be joining at team of 15. There will be some travel 20% (UK and abroad).


As a Manufacturing Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Manage capital investment associated with ensuring that there are capable processes.

Develop systems, processes and methods to meet manufacturing requirements ensuring lowest cost and highest quality.

Maintain process documents, tooling, test equipment, gaging, and fixturing for programs/products.

Create and maintain standard work for processes and standard cycle times.

Maintain product family matrix and support cell layout based on the matrix.


Keywords:  Manufacturing, Production, Engineering, DFMA, Aerospace, Root Cause


Manufacturing Engineer – Aerospace

Salary:  Competitive plus excellent benefits

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset