Manufacturing Engineer Jobs

Manufacturing engineers are responsible for the technical management, maintenance and development of new and existing production lines within a wide range of manufacturing companies.

They are employed by production and process companies such as good, drink and car manufacturers.

Manufacturing engineer jobs include:

  • planning;
  • managing budgets;
  • maintaining statistical and financial records;
  • managing engineering and technical staff;
  • purchasing and installing equipment;
  • responding to breakdowns and problems;
  • identifying faults;
  • investigating and examining production problems;
  • repairing equipment;
  • planning and organising maintenance;
  • liaising with suppliers, customers and research and development staff;
  • developing new processes;
  • making improvements to current operations to improve efficiency.

Engineers may be required to do shift and ‘on-call' work, particularly where manufacturing equipment is in continual 24-hour operation. Career progression is often improved by a move into managerial positions or related areas of employment such as plant/production engineering.

Salaries are typically in the region of £20,000 to £40,000. Chartered engineers can earn up to £60,000.

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Job Listings

  1. CNC Machinest

    Location: Kilmaurs

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Engineering Management

    Main duties
    - Ensure that all Company quality parameters and procedures are complied with and that all products manufactured meet the required standards and specifications
    - Ensure all work is carried out in a safe manner in compliance with the company’s H & S Policy and procedures
    - Ensure the highest standard of ...

  2. Installation Engineer x 2

    Location: Stirling

    Salary: £23000 to £27000 p/a

    Category: Engineering Management

    Overall objectives of the job:
    To work on sites across Scotland to assist in the installation of moveable partition systems.
    Responsibilities:
    To safely complete works as instructed by the Site Supervisor or Site Engineer.To cut and prepare track support system for moveable partitions.To drill concrete or steelwork to ...

  3. Senior Electrical Engineer - Dalgety Bay

    Location: Dalgety Bay

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Electrical

    We currently have a full time vacancy at our clients site in Dalgety Bay, for a Senior Electrical Engineer.
    Main Job Responsibilities
    To oversee all aspects of electrical design on multi-discipline design and build projects, from concept right through to implementation, ensuring compliance with Client specifications and current regulatory standards ...

  4. CNC Turner/Fitter

    Location: Ayrshire

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Workshop

    We have urgent vacancies for experienced CNC Manual Turners for our client in Ayrshire who are a market leader where the core business is repairs and overhauls.
    The successful candidates should have a good knowledge of CNC/Manual lathes and be competent at working within a team and individually.
    Experience ...

  5. CAD Technician

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Design/CAD/Drafting

    We are currently looking for an experienced CAD Technician to join our clients team in their busy Glasgow office.
    This is a full time role for which the post holder would be required to provide support on nominated projects promoting the use of efficient workflows on all phases of the ...

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