Manufacturing engineer

Location Kent
Discipline: Energy Storage
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £50000.00 per annum + Market leading package.
Contact name: Paul Lever

Contact email: paul.lever@executive-integrity.com
Job ref: BBBH619_1672996839
Published: 18 days ago
Expiry date: 11 Feb 2023 23:59

Job title: Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Kent

Whom are we recruiting for?

A leading company, unlocking the potential of clean energy through leading-edge energy storage systems.

They use proven battery technologies to create energy solutions that combine both clean, and renewable energies for both marine and on-land customers to help them become closer to full electrification.

They work to hybridize and electrify ferries, fishing boats, electric aquaculture support vessels, hybrid offshore support vessels, hybrid tugboats, ports and more. They are the only company that provides maritime and other industries with a subscription, pay-as-you-go service for energy using an integrated battery solution.

What will you be doing?

As Manufacturing Engineer, you will be accountable for working with our global manufacturing partners and suppliers to increase manufacturing capacity, improve manufacturing quality, and to reduce the cost of manufacture. You will work closely with our production facility in Germany and develop contract manufacturing partners in the US and Asia. The role will be based in Kings Hill in Kent with travel up to 50%.

QA & QC Processes

o Quality Certification (ISO9001)

o Incoming Quality Control (IQC)

o Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT)

Production Planning

o Master Schedule

o Inventory Plan

o Production Schedule

Production Cost Optimisation

o Cost Management

o Automation & Efficiency

New Product Introduction (NPI)

o Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

o Design for Manufacture (DFM)

Are you the ideal candidate?

  • 5+ years practical experience in a similar international manufacturing role.

  • Practical experience implementing ISO9001 or similar a requirement.

  • Experience working in an entrepreneurial start-up an advantage.

  • Manufacturing or engineering professional accreditation.

  • Lean Six-Sigma black-belt or equivalent.

What's in it for you?

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a market-leading company, who are truly leading the way with cutting-edge technology. You will be working with a company that cares about the planet and is determined to meet climate action goals.

Who are we?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy for a more sustainable world with a focus on talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors. We give a proportion of all our profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.