Manufacturing Engineer - Day Shift

£38000 - £43200 per annum + Company Benefits
12-01-2022 03:08 PM

Manufacturing Engineer - Day Shift
Up to £43,200 plus benefits
Ilfracombe, North Devon

We are currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Technician / Manufacturing Engineer to join our client who are a global leader in the provision of hi-tech filtration and purification solutions. You will be responsible for supporting manufacturing within quality critical areas such the process, product & machinery.

Roles & Responsibilities
As the Manufacturing Technician / Manufacturing Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing manufacturing engineering support to the production operations & maintenance teams.
  • Driving operational excellence activities through Lean manufacturing techniques such as Kaizen & Six Sigma.
  • Identifying & implementing improvements to manufacturing such as for processes, procedures or cost saving.
  • Conducting root cause analysis & investigations to resolve issues.
  • Carrying out fault finding & repairs on the production line to support operations.
  • Maintaining technical documentation such as product data sheets & training material.
  • Other duties as required.

This is a permanent & full-time position where you will be required to work as part of a day shift rotation from 7:45am to 7:45pm, 4 on 4 off.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Proven experience in a similar Manufacturing Technician or Manufacturing Engineer role.
  • Technical qualification in Manufacturing, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent experience.
  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing techniques such as Kaizen & Six Sigma.
  • Broad experience of manufacturing processes & equipment.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive basic salary of up to £32,000 depending on experience
  • 35% shift allowance
  • Comprehensive company benefits package
  • An opportunity to join a genuine global leader within their respective field

How to Apply?
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 284 and ask to speak to Kyle Shinn who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!