Senior Manufacturing Engineer

We are seeking an experienced Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join our growing Production team.

This position will report into the Production Manager and will assist the launch of our new products and processes by proactively leading, developing and supporting all activities to ensure that efficient Production is sustained at all times.

You will also be representing the Production department within the project team for new product development (NPD) and to capture manufacturing requirements.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • Lead equipment maintenance activities, generating/sustaining TPM schedules and liaising with service contractors
  • Lead process optimization activity, carrying out Time Studies and deploying Lean Manufacturing methodologies
  • Contribute to strategic operational planning, owning various Operations Deliverables related to Manufacturing Engineering
  • Comply with and fulfil departmental requirements within the New Product Development and Programme Management processes
  • Jig and Tool design, cell and plant Production layout optimization, specifying equipment and process upgrades for existing Production and NPD

About the person:

  • As an experienced Manufacturing Engineer you will take a hands-on approach to process development and real-time problem-solving to ensure that Production is sustained and optimised at all times
  • You will be Lean Thinker, conversant in the use of CI tools/techniques and ideally a Six Sigma Green Belt
  • You will lead/manage process improvement projects, demonstrating proficient use of Microsoft 365, CAD and Solidworks
  • You will be an approachable team player, an excellent communicator and demonstrate an ability to mentor and coach

You will have a thriving career with us if you are enthusiastic, ambitious and passionate about innovation as well as motivated by a hardworking and a collaborative environment. In return, we promise to give you the autonomy to cultivate your potential and ensure we celebrate success as a team.

If you are interested in our new role and want to join an exciting business within the aviation sector, please send your CV to

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