Manufacturing Engineer

Location Lisburn, County Antrim
Job type Contract
Salary Up to £20.51 per hour
Published 10 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Caitriona McKerr
Job ref LIS0004658_1570194097

Job description

In partnership with our Client based in Lisburn we are recruiting for a Temporary Manufacturing Engineer for an immediate start

Location: Lisburn

Hours of work: 8am - 4.30pm Monday - Friday

Salary: £20.51 per hour

Reporting to the Manufacturing Engineering Leader you will maintain existing and implement new manufacturing processes, drive process automation, standard work, reduce waste, FMEA process development and training.


  • Support the development and improvement of existing manufacturing processes including process flow, standard work, process related problem resolution and management of change
  • Supporting new product introduction (NPI), design and development of new production cells
  • Drive quality improvements to increase yield, delivery, improve productivity and inventory with special emphasis on lean principles.
  • Support manufacturing team in resolving daily issues to ensure Quality and productivity targets are achieved
  • Research and develop new methods, tooling, test systems, and machine designs that reduce cycle time and improve quality and productivity.



  • Ability to collaborate across various functions and levels within the operations team
  • Effective communication and organisational skills


  • Development of manufacturing jigs and Poke Yoke systems
  • Facilitation of Standard Work kaizen events
  • Ability to introduce 5S methodologies
  • The support of development of automatic test systems
  • The application of Manufacturing Execution Systems
  • The application of 5 Why root cause analysis


  • The application of Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) to drive Quality improvements

Essential Criteria

  • BEng in Engineering or Science


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