Manufacturing Cost Down Engineer

Requisition ID:  38952
Business Unit:  Meggitt PLC (1400)
Location: 

Coventry, WAR, United Kingdom, CV6 4AA

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

Reporting to the Director of Product and Services Development, the positions will be based in each of the S&S main hubs. The key purpose of the Manufacturing Engineer & Cost down Engineer is to ensure that all manufacturing engineering activities are handled professionally and completed effectively in accordance with business process and protocols.

The key initiative of this role will be identifying and delivering solutions for material cost down activities to control/reduce cost within MRO hubs (repair or replace). The individual will work with the wider S&S team driving SMART Support to develop cost down activities to support the business initiative.

The Manufacture & Cost down Engineer will be accountable for key for implementing lean manufacturing techniques within the aligned module to ensure improvements on Quality, Cost & Delivery within the operational areas. They will work closely with the local operation leads and take.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Understand the legal and regulatory approvals to maximize and develop material re usage and/or repair scheme development.
  • Strong ability to read technical data along with manufacturing drawings, CMMS, repair schemes etc.
  • Strong written communication and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer service orientation.
  • The ability to forge customer relationships to support change requirements on technical change.
  • Good interpersonal skills, skilled at forming teams to deliver a result for example across the OE businesses to drive change to deliver cost down
  • Strong prioritization skills, driving bottom line results.
  • Structured decision making skills, driving accountability to deliver.
  • Analytical and research Skills to identify opportunities
  • Team building Skills and be able to work on own initiative to deliver required results
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
  • Ability to make oral presentations, to gather data, to compile information, and prepare reports
  • Ability to ensure a high level of service and quality is maintained
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize duties with minimal supervision, in order to meet deadlines
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, and web-browsers
  • Proficient in Project Management tools (i.e., MS Project) or similar project tool (s)
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices, procedures and standards policy and procedure development techniques

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