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Manufacturing Engineer

Vacancy Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2024-05-14
REF: J91978863
Contact Name: Sophie Mitchell
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: 10 days ago

Vacancy Description

Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Location: Wolverhampton
Salary: £45,000-£50,000 per annum
Type: Permanent

Russell Taylor Group has a fantastic opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer to join our client who operates in the nuclear and defence sector.

The Role:

• To provide manufacturing technical expertise and instruction from design to production
• To identify, facilitate and directly improve manufacturing process for nuclear components and assemblies
• To be involved during design to review drawings and plans. Ensuring they are produced effectively and contain the correct instructions for manufacture in the most productive way
• Input and update manufacturing data in client's production control system
• Oversee machining operations, ensuring precision and adherence to stringent quality standards
• To be able to reduce manufacturing costs through contributing to design and choose relevant cost effective process
• Collaborate with teams to continuously improve production processes
• Update and follow through manufacturing drawing, documentation and quality updates

The candidate:

• Eligible for security clearance.
• Minimum of 5 years' experience working within a manufacturing role
• In-depth knowledge of Machining, Welding, Mechanical/Electrical Assembly
• In depth knowledge on a variety of welding processes
• Produce detailed manufacturing instructions for the team
• A time and cost focused mentality
• Proficient in Microsoft office
• Ability to learn in-house systems


• 5% employer + 5% employee contributions
• Annual Leave 25 days plus bank holidays
• Buy and sell (up to a maximum of 5 days)
• Opportunity to accrue additional 5 days off each year for hours worked over (sanctioned by Line Manager)
• Professional Membership fees paid
• Employee portal that offers discounts, offers, employee assistance programme (after probationary period)

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