Manufacturing Engineer (Assembly)

  • Permanent
  • Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Posted: 11th June 2021
  • Salary: £35000 - £38000.00 per annum + company benefits
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH7703
  • Industry:
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Start Date:
  • Skills:

Our well-established client who are a market leader within their industry have a requirement for a Manufacturing Engineer / Assembly engineer to work with their assembly department.

This position on days can offer a Manufacturing Engineer / Assembly engineer the chance to join a highly respected engineering organisation that offers 33 days holiday, life insurance, access to an onsite gym, long-term job stability, competitive annual salary of circa £38000 per annum

Key Responsibilities of the Manufacturing engineer/ Assembly engineer::

– To provide technical guidance and problem-solving skills to the assembly team.
– Analyse laser measurement data and calculate bearing throws then generate the throw instructions to achieve required alignment tolerance
– Work with quality engineering and operators on laser measurement techniques, best practice and software
– Review of gear mesh tapes against acceptance criteria and provide instructions on adjustments if required.
– Create SOP for key sub-assembly activities
– Hold regular reviews with fitting team on design/tooling changes to improve quality and reduce lead time
– Identify and design bespoke assembly tooling
– Identify and work with specialist sub-contractor for bespoke lifting jigs and frames
– Own and update build manual as project and assembly sequence evolves.
– Review of measured data and checks on interference fits, for example during sub-assembly shrinking activities
– Work closely with representatives from other functions, e.g. manufacturing, design engineering and quality.

Key Requirements for the role of Manufacturing engineer/ Assembly engineer: :

Strong understanding of rotating equipment assembly methods
– Experience of gearboxes and associated ancillaries (desirable)
– Knowledge of engineering, manufacturing techniques and business systems
– Knowledge and understanding of and experience using SAP (required)
– Ability to open and interrogate 3D assembly models in using solid edge software (required)
– Understanding of laser measurement techniques (desirable)
– Ability to gain DV security clearance (required)
– Ability to create and edit plannings and routings in SAP (desirable)
This role will suit someone with a background in assembly and fitting.

If you feel that you have the skills and experience for this role as Manufacturing engineer/ Assembly engineer, please apply for immediate consideration or contact Riz Haider for further information.



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