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The position of manufacturing engineer requires creative, analytical and developmental thinking as well as high qualifications and experience in the chosen field of manufacturing. There is a wide choice of product manufacturing sectors, including oil and gas, transport, heavy industry and other machinery. Designing, planning, documenting, implementing, optimising, testing and supervising the manufacturing process and the key requirements of the job. The manufacturing engineer is totally involved all stages of the product
An essential qualification is the ability to communicate with workers involved in all stages of manufacture, both verbally and in writing. Enthusiasm, cooperation and a positive outlook as well as a thorough understanding of the technology and manufacturing concepts involved is important, as is the ability to prioritise
A bachelor’s degree in engineering design and manufacturing from an accredited source, together with relevant experience in the field, are basic employer requirements, with a master’s degree a distinct advantage
Prospects for advancement in this job are good, with salaries up to and over £38,000 according to location and sector.
These professional have the task of watching over the entire manufacturing process in their companies. They are highly technical, skilled and thorough individuals who do testing, assembling and implementation. They analyse safety procedures, make recommendations for changes to the manufacturing process, manage the expenditure of their department and may even do some designing as well.
A Manufacturing Engineer usually performs many of the following tasks:
• Designing new systems and processes
• Examining and tendering for new equipment
• Liaising with the research and development department
• Attending training courses and conferences
• Organising plant start-up and shut-down schedules
• Mentoring newer employees
• Working with other engineers
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