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Working as part of the Engineering team in operations the Manufacturing Development Engineer supports in the development of new and existing Aerospace production processes within both the Composite manufacture and assembly areas. A key part of the role is to develop the possible usage of new materials and processes within a wide range of applications, investigate and implement corrective actions using problem root cause analysis techniques.
You will provide technical support to both internal and external customers and to other Manufacturing Engineering disciplines as and when needed. You'll compile technical reports, spread sheets and PowerPoint presentations on completed tasks. identify training and development needs within the Operational departments are in line with customer demands to ensure current and future skill requirements are met and addressed through coaching, on the job training and making recommendations for formal training. In addition you will be required to support Manufacturing continuous improvement plan and "Lean" initiative to develop improved operating processes and procedures.
The successful applicant will have a on ONC/HNC or relevant Aeronautical Degree, sound background in Composite manufacture and assembly processes within the Aerospace Industry. With the ability to develop technical solutions, compliant with requirements within agreed programmes and timescales, you should be able to lay-up and bag complex composite components, assist with the assembly of composite structures and apply the Lean tools to problem solving