Electronics Manufacturing Engineer
The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit they are seeking a Electronics Manufacturing Research Engineer. The purpose of the role is to support activities of the electronics manufacturing theme and aid technology developments in line with industry partners needs.
The duties and responsibilities of the Electronics Manufacturing Engineer will include carrying out research into all aspects of PCB assembly with a focus on surface mount technology, leading new product introductions and interface with the design team as well as others in the business.
On top of this deliverables will also include:
To undertake innovative research tasks transferring technology into industry; supporting colleague`s clients and industrial members in order to deliver project requirements.
Planning and sourcing equipment to be used for manufacturing.
Planning of specific method for highest efficiencies in line with client needs.
Training plan for Technicians to follow for established production methods.
Obtaining and coordinating all manufacturing documentation / deliverables for NPI
Working with the team providing & coordinating DFM, DFA, and DFT inputs on NPI designs
Program, setup and operation of SMT assembly equipment.
Engaging on training programmes consistent with the post holders needs, aspirations and those of the MTC
The Electronics Manufacturing Research Engineer role suite someone experienced in SMT electronics manufacturing.
The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or above and will have a solid background in SMT and PCB manufacturing including the processes and machinery relating to this. The role is best suited to a Production Engineer or Manufacturing Engineer or Industrial Engineer OR Process engineer or NPI Engineer or New Product Introduction Engineer
To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Alex Harman