Manufacturing Engineer - Down

£30-40K - Manufacturing Engineering & Transport
Ref: 4364 Date Posted: Monday 17 Oct 2022
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Manufacturing Engineer                   Newtownards                    £30-40K

INFORM3 are recruiting for a Manufacturing Engineer for a well-established engineering firm based in Newtownards.

This role is best suited to someone who has a knowledge and understanding of 5 axis high speed machining and wants to develop their career further within the Manufacturing Industry.

You must have an excellent attention to detail with 3+ years commercial experience performing in a similar role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The ability to operate CNC machines when required.
  • To make sure that all work complies with the policies and regulations.
  • The undertake routine checks in order maintain the machines/equipment in order to make sure they are in correct working order and to provide any detail malfunctions or deviations to a team leader or a production supervisor.
  • Verification of NC program accuracy with Vericut simulation software and Knowledge of tool holders, cutting tools, cutter geometry, boring bars, fixtures, inserts and other accessories used on various machines.
  • Has an understanding of how to run one or more machines when required.
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision while maintaining levels of expectation.
  • Show understanding and ability to read drawing specifications.
  • Use of inspection of equipment in order to inspect the work.
  • Communication to next shift in regards to any malfunction to production schedule in order to achieve targets.
  • Managing the shop tools and contacting a team leader when something needs replaced or is damaged.
  • Contribute to safe working environment and ensuring that PPE is maintained at all times.

Skills & Experiences Required:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience operating CNC machines
  • Knowledge of SOP’s and Work Instructions.
  • Strong understanding of NC Programming and Catia V5 Software.
  • CAD-CAM experience is advantageous.
  • Versatile and flexible to support job requirements.
  • Time management and organised.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Proven self-inspection skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.


For more information surrounding the role, feel free to contact Caolan on 0283 089 8345

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