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Manufacturing Engineer Open for Applications

Salary / Rate
£32,000 - £35,000 / Annum
My client in the Cwmbran area are looking or a Manufacturing Engineer to join their growing team.

Salary - £32,000 - £35,000 per annum.

As the Manufacturing Engineer you will be responsible for supporting plant leadership in achieving business and financial goals by developing and maintaining robust manufacturing processes and leading continuous improvement/cost out initiatives across the business. In this role you will support the department by ensuring that the production processes are running efficiently and the company is operating within its health and safety guidelines.

Essential Functions include:

  • Responsible for continuous improvement to ensure safe and positive work environment, streamline processes, reduce waste, enhance quality and productivity
  • Analyse performance and liaise with quality to investigate trends. Process control and variation reduction within processes
  • Development of production procedures, processes, manufacturing documentation, standard works and play books
  • Lead cost-out events and promote a culture of continuous improvement
  • Applying lean manufacturing techniques as a means to eliminate waste and deliver products to customer’s expectations
  • Support or lead Cost-down / efficiency improvement projects to improve profitability and OEE performance
  • Coordinates manufacturing for products from inception through to shipment
  • Adopting and deploying ‘Lean’ systems using the prescribed ELSS tools
  • Supporting the day to day running of manufacturing
  • Work with NPI team to drive the transfer of new products and capable processes to production

Essential Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Lean & Six sigma
  • Experience of using ERP systems and databases
  • Experience in a contract manufacturer or end user manufacturing facility
  • Knowledge of manufacturing concepts
  • Good communication & presentation skills. Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines in a fast paced, accountable team environment
  • Good time management and communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS office suite


  • Lean and six sigma to Green belt level certified
  • Previous experience in a similar role desirable
  • Minitab and SAP experience

If this role sounds like you then please give us a call on (phone number removed)


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