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Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Machining

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Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Machining

4 DAY WEEK (Mon-Thurs)

Excellent Salary +27 Days holiday + Bonus + EV Vehicle scheme and much more

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer from a CNC machining background to join a successful engineering company who design and manufacture high quality components for the automotive industry.

Joining an established team in Greater Manchester, the Senior Manufacturing Engineer will support and mentor junior members of the team and lead NPI and improvement projects.

Key tasks:

  • Design and develop cost effective methods for manufacture
  • Provide manufacturing decision-making information by; reading engineering drawings, calculating production times, labour, material costs and reviewing production schedules
  • Evaluate and improve CNC manufacturing process by applying expert knowledge of machining processes (multi-axis), cutting tools and materials to reduce scrap, improve cycle times and reduce consumable tool costs
  • Introduce best practice and establish procedures to improve processes
  • Project manage and lead improvement initiatives
  • Carry out cycle time studies, capability studies, cutting trials and provide ongoing technical support

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Apprentice trained Engineer with proven experience of leading teams in a CNC/Machining environment
  • Experience of Manufacturing Engineering and NPI
  • Programming knowledge/experience of Turning / Milling multi-axis machines
  • Ability to plan jobs from engineering drawings to finished product including all tooling and fixture requirement
  • Strong leadership / motivational skills
  • Proven project management capabilities
  • Commercial and financial acumen

Apply now or email a CV to to progress

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

Please note that calls to and from the offices of Morgan Ryder Associates Ltd. may be monitored or recorded. This is to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures, record business transactions and for training purposes.