Manufacturing Lead Engineering Aerospace
Reporting to the General Manager
CANDIDATES ONLY APPLY WITH AEROSPACE EXPERIENCE.
The Manufacturing Engineering Lead is responsible for the transformation of the requirements to the operational production process design and the definition of the required manufacturing technology. This will be executed through the leadership of an appropriate integrated product team.
Key Performance Indicators
Build-up, coordinate and manage a qualified integrated product manufacturing engineering team
Teams deliver on time and within budget to specific requirements.
Create, execute a detailed project plans and specifications for the production process
On time delivery
Research, assess, specify and install state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies.
Implement the right combination of lean tools and techniques to manage and control production through the plant.
Increase in throughput.
Reduction in Cost
Improvement in quality or performance
Develop and implement and qualify detailed production methodology.
Delivery of an accurate and efficient production data pack
Identify training requirements to support each project.
Capable and effective staff
Define the composite production project, consisting of
Define process design
Specify manufacturing technologies to be used in production
Production layout to achieve optimum manufacturing performance (including minor tooling processes)
Highlight Budgetary requirements including specific costs
Define series of parts in composite materials
Ensure adequate tooling & resources exist to carry out the functions of the Operations Group
Develop Manufacturing Processes for the production of Composite components, including tooling requirements and process definition.
Prepare of requirement specifications and the procurement of tooling and Capital Equipment for Composite product manufacture
Work alongside the Technical Design Team to operate R&D activities and support of the Manufacturing Workforce
Raise and coordinate design Change Requests.
Develop of new methods and lean processes
Coordinate the manufacturing engineering Integrated product team.
Assist in the training of staff where appropriate
Manage the continuous improvement of production processes
Support the recruiting efforts for a qualified manufacturing engineering team
Very good understanding of Composite Techniques (filament winding and / or composite layup)
Experience in Composite Process Development
Experience in working with materials such as carbon fibre, kevlar and silicone
Knowledge of technical drawing/3D modeling
Knowledge of advanced manufacturing methods (advanced methods for the deposition of composite materials, e.g. automatic tape laying)
Knowledge of composite material characteristics
Knowledge of the principles of industrial analysis, the principal planning techniques and configuration control.
Knowledge of the principles/systems for production quality control
Use of basic computer tools (Office Automation S/W and database management)
Knowledge of ERP Systems such as SAP
Knowledge of CATIA, DELMIA and ENOVIA
Capability of interacting with external, international environments
Ability to work as part of a team, capacity to analyze and summarize
Educated to Degree Level in engineering.
Able to work effectively in a group in a team member role
Participation in significant development programs for products of a good technological level (minimum 5 years)
Very Good Experience of conducting route cause analysis of production problems
About the Company
About the Company
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