Date posted



Whitstable, England


Circa £34,000 per annum depending on skills and experience

Job Description

Ref: VR/04011

Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Whitstable

Salary: Circa £34,000 per annum depending on skills and experience

Our client are a market leading, global, interconnect specialist and they are looking for a Quality manufacturing engineer. They specialise in the design and manufacture of a diverse range of connectors and interconnect products for a highly demanding customer base in the Aerospace, Military and Industrial sectors.

They are looking to add a Manufacturing Engineer to the team:

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring fast turnaround and correction action for Process/Quality issues affecting production
  • Ensuring, in conjunction with the Pre-Production area, that all new products are verified as production ready prior to production release – this includes all aspects of cost, manufacturability, process capability, etc
  • Supporting the production of new and legacy products being manufactured in Production / Pre-Production and taking direct responsibility for updating routings, manufacturing and process instructions / tooling, etc to be in line with the best method of manufacture

Essential Qualities Include:

  • HNC or above level qualification in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering
  • Previous experience working as a Mechanical Process Engineer role within a Manufacturing or Process Engineering environment
  • Experience using measuring equipment
  • Experience of design reviews and ensuring production problems are robust and the product is produced to the desired quality
  • Mechanical bias knowledge with some electrical skills
  • A good understanding of the NPI process and getting products into manufacture, including documentation such as Manufacturing Instructions, ISIR and FAIR requirements
  • Practical problem solving skills, including understanding manufacturing processes and solving issues on the shop floor



TEL: 01322 293 286


Full Time


Engineering & Construction

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