Job: Manufacturing Systems Specialist

Job Title: Manufacturing Systems Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: Competitive salary
Start Date: 2018-06-27
REF: 30566
Contact Name: Choleigh McGuire
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Manufacturing Systems Specialist
Competitive salary

Seeking a varied role at the cutting edge of technology?
Passionate about driving improvements in manufacturing?
Would you like to enhance the productivity of the UK manufacturing industry?

This exciting opportunity will let you do all of the above and more as you join one of the UK’s leading technology centres dedicated to the continuous advancement of technology, processes and the Manufacturing sector within the UK.

You will be responsible for going into a range of different businesses and evaluating their manufacturing processes and giving solutions on how to improve the processes or technologies. You will be generating new business and innovative projects to help push their business forward helping them reduce cost, waste and time. You will be customer facing working on a project basis, being responsible for the project from start to finish performing analysis to be able to pinpoint bottleneck areas.

A varied role you will work with a diverse range of clients across multiple industry sectors including automotive, aerospace, rail, food & drink, electronics, defence, O&G and construction/civil engineering.

Sound Interesting?

To carry out this position they are seeking an engineer with previous experience in a manufacturing environment being able to demonstrate a strong awareness of lean/ continuous improvement principles.

Further skills/experience they require includes:
  • 3 + years’ experience within Manufacturing
  • Strong understanding of continuous improvements
  • Experienced in dealing with customers
  • Able to analyse systems and resolve issues effectively
  • You should have a great experience using lean tools such as; 5S, Kaizen, TPM & VMS.
  • A relevant Degree, Masters or PhD with industrial experience
  • Security Clearance required
To apply for this exciting position please send your CV to

Keywords & skills include; Lean, Six Sigma, Black Belt, Op Ex, Operations Excellence, CI, C.I., Continuous Improvement, process improvement, Kaizen, Lean Transformations, 5S, VMS, SMED.