Manufacturing Engineer x2

Job Reference: WM – 1986

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer


Supporting the development and transfer of designs to manufacturing:

  • Applying DFX to the product design and supply chain processes
  • Carrying out risk management activities such as FMEAs or Health and Safety Risk assessments
  • Establishing and validating appropriate incoming and in-process inspection and measurement methods
  • Designing and validating jigs, fixtures, and electro-mechanical test equipment
  • Generating process design documentation, work instructions and specifications.

Monitoring performance ensuring consistent output are achieved:

  • Analysing data to determine process capabilities
  • Raising non-conformance reports and carrying out root cause analysis on non-conforming processes or components in line with the defined CAPA process
  • Instigating and implementing design changes to support ongoing development of products
  • Compiling and reviewing information produced by the supply chain and manufacturing teams
  • Updating and maintaining best-practice documentation

About You:

  • CAD – mechanical design experience (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Experience with component and assembly drawings, including GD&T and BS 8888
  • Practical design and assembly of complex electro-mechanical products, jigs, and tooling
  • Structural and tolerance analysis and use of FEA, mathematical analysis and modelling tools
  • Application of DFX to electro-mechanical products and components
  • Interpretation of technical drawings, electro-mechanical interactions and generation of detailed component, assembly, and test processes and documentation
  • Experience working with third party supply chain partners
  • Managing small, well-defined projects to budget and timelines
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes to influence design choices and ease of manufacture and test
  • Desire to collaborate in a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Hands-on experience of mechanical, electronics and software engineering disciplines (such as systems/mechatronics engineering) an advantage
  • Working in medical devices industry, particularly ISO13485 and/or FDA CFR21 Part 820 in line with Good Manufacturing Practice an advantage

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK