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Manufacturing Engineer

Newton Abbot

Job Ref
N42
Location
Newton Abbot

Manufacturing Engineer

About Us
MB Aerospace is an international group providing complex engineering solutions to some of the key names in the Aerospace and Defense market. Operating from sites close to our key customers in North America, Asia and Europe, the MB Aerospace group provides advanced technological solutions to the Aerospace and Defense industry, leveraging an in-depth knowledge of fabrications, machining and the global supply chain to support complex aero-engine component manufacture and repair.

Job Description
The Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible and accountable for providing technical engineering support and expertise for new product/process introduction programmes and implementing strategies for improving manufacturing process capability on current production operations.
This role will also be accountable for ensuring technical support in estimating and launching new programs (NPI) and measuring and improving existing programs within the business continuous improvement program.


Key Responsibilities

• To improve manufacturing performance with regard to process capability, output, productivity and cost.
• To provide expert knowledge of manufacturing processes including close tolerance machining, automation and test systems.
• To deliver robust manufacturing solutions for new product/components in line with the MB Aerospace NPI process to meet the required HS&E aspects, first time quality, installed capacity and cost.
• To provide expertise in supporting the business with regard to the MB Aerospace Manufacturing Systems, policies and procedures. This includes all planning documentation, routings etc.
• To support the business by providing expertise and driving quality systems including the management of statistical methods, problem solving techniques and continuous improvement.
• To deliver manufacturing process documentation and training in line with business training standards.
• Cost estimating on new opportunities.
• Develop capable processes and standard work within manufacturing engineering and manufacturing operations and ensure compliance.
• To maintain a clean and tidy operating environment at all times through an active and practical approach to all 6S and HSE issues.

Job Requirements

• Preferred: Qualified to degree level or equivalent in an engineering discipline with an interest in manufacturing
• Minimum: HNC or equivalent in an engineering discipline with relevant industrial experience.
• Experience required in a high volume, high precision manufacturing environment.
• Current knowledge of aero engine industry standards and requirements.
• Excellent presentation, communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent ability to analyse and interpret large data sets and generate conclusions leading to robust technical solutions.
• Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently.
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects, prioritise under pressure and be self-motivating.
• Ability to use technology effectively and efficiently to manage workload.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and ability to create documents, reports and briefing materials in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
• Must have a valid passport
• Domestic and International travel may be required.


The duties of the post may change from time to time without altering their general character
or the level of responsibility entailed.
The job holder must:
• Be aware of the Company’s aims, organisational values and behaviours and their impact on this post.
• Carry out the duties of the post in accordance with the Company’s Equality & Inclusivity
in Employment Policy.
• Carry out all duties and responsibilities with reasonable care for the health and safety of you and any other person who may be affected by your acts or omissions at work and to co-operate fully with the Company in health and safety matters.
• To comply with the UK GDPR and Data Protection Act.
• The above-mentioned duties are neither exclusive nor exhaustive and the post holder may be called upon to carry out such other appropriate duties as may be required within the grading level of the post and the competence of the post holder.

MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MB Aerospace is a subcontractor to the United States Government and provides defense services involving technical data and products governed by the Arms Export Control Act and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 C.F.R. parts 120 - 130 and the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 C.F.R. parts 730 – 774 (“Export Laws”). All candidates are subject to review and governance under such Export Laws and any offer of employment may be subject to additional considerations and/or conditions.

MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other protected class. MB Aerospace is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us.

Function
Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Graduate Manufacturing Engineer

Newton Abbot

Job Ref
N45
Location
Newton Abbot

Graduate Manufacturing Engineer

About Us
MB Aerospace is an international group providing complex engineering solutions to some of the key names in the Aerospace and Defense market. Operating from sites close to our key customers in North America, Asia and Europe, the MB Aerospace group provides advanced technological solutions to the Aerospace and Defense industry, leveraging an in-depth knowledge of fabrications, machining and the global supply chain to support complex aero-engine component manufacture and repair.

Job Description
The Graduate Manufacturing Engineer will assist the manufacturing engineering team in providing technical engineering support and expertise for new product/process introduction programmes and implementing strategies for improving manufacturing process capability on current production operations.

In partnership with the Manufacturing Engineering Team, this role will also be accountable for ensuring technical support in estimating and launching new programs (NPI) and measuring and improving existing programs within the business continuous improvement program.


Key Responsibilities

• To improve manufacturing performance with regard to process capability, output, productivity, and cost.
• To provide expert knowledge of manufacturing processes including close tolerance machining, automation, and test systems.
• To deliver robust manufacturing solutions for new product/components in line with the MB Aerospace NPI process to meet the required HS&E aspects, first time quality, installed capacity and cost.
• To provide expertise in supporting the business with regard to the MB Aerospace Manufacturing Systems, policies, and procedures. This includes all planning documentation, routings etc.
• To support the business by providing expertise and driving quality systems including the management of statistical methods, problem solving techniques and continuous improvement.
• To deliver manufacturing process documentation and training in line with business training standards.
• Cost estimating on new opportunities.
• Develop capable processes and standard work within manufacturing engineering and manufacturing operations and ensure compliance.
• To maintain a clean and tidy operating environment at all times through an active and practical approach to all 6S and HSE issues.

Job Requirements

• Qualified to degree level (second class and above) or equivalent in an engineering discipline with an interest in manufacturing
• Strong desire to meet the goals and learn new things
• Agile thinking, flexibility with higher volume of information and speed of the business
• Adaptability, creative thinking & problem solving
• Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently
• Displays integrity and respect at all times
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects, prioritise under pressure and be self-motivating
• Ability to use technology effectively and efficiently to manage workload
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and ability to create documents, reports and briefing materials in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Must have a valid passport
• Domestic and International travel may be required.


MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MB Aerospace is a subcontractor to the United States Government and provides defense services involving technical data and products governed by the Arms Export Control Act and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 C.F.R. parts 120 - 130 and the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 C.F.R. parts 730 – 774 (“Export Laws”). All candidates are subject to review and governance under such Export Laws and any offer of employment may be subject to additional considerations and/or conditions.

MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other protected class. MB Aerospace is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us.

Function
Engineering
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Operations

Production/Machine Operator - Metal

Newton Abbot

Job Ref
N34.3oi
Location
Newton Abbot

Operator Inspector
About Us
MB Aerospace is an international group providing complex engineering solutions to some of the key names in the Aerospace and Defense markets. Operating from sites close to our key customers in North America and Europe, the MB Aerospace group provides advanced technological solutions to the Aerospace and Defense industry, leveraging an in-depth knowledge of fabrications, machining and the global supply chain to support complex aero-engine component manufacture and repair.
Job Description
To be trained to operate and inspect work from 3 or more machines for the manufacture of aero engine components.
This position is based at our Newton Abbot, UK facility and will report to the Cell Shift Leader.
Key Responsibilities
• Clean and load components in fixtures
• Work to appropriate standard operating procedures (SOPs) and company procedures
• Liaise with Inspection to check first off before starting full batch run
• Use appropriate hand tools
• Visually Inspect and measure components to ensure compliance with specification
• Complete production records
• Maintain work area in a clean and safe condition, report any problems to cell supervision

Job Requirements
• Meeting daily production targets whilst maintaining quality standards
• Ability to work a range of shifts
Key Behaviours
The right candidate for MB Aerospace Newton Abbot is someone who;
• Has a passion for learning new skills and enjoys working as part of a team

Salary & Benefits
• MB Aerospace funded opportunities to study production and engineering qualifications
• 25 days annual holiday + bank holidays
• Secure on-site parking
• Contributory pension
• Health care cash back plan
• Life insurance
• Entrepreneurial and supportive company culture
• Hourly rate of £11.29 (after training)

*The main full time shift in which we run at MB Aerospace Newton Abbot is;
7:30am till 4:00pm Monday to Thursday, 7:30am till 12:30pm Friday (for 4 weeks)
12:30pm till 9:00pm Monday to Thursday, 12:30pm - 5:30pm Friday (for 4 weeks) = 19% shift premium
9:00pm - 7:00am Monday to Wednesday, 9:00pm – 6:00am Thursday (for 4 weeks) = 33% shift premium



MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MB Aerospace is a subcontractor to the United States Government and provides defense services involving technical data and products governed by the Arms Export Control Act and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 C.F.R. parts 120 - 130 and the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 C.F.R. parts 730 – 774 (“Export Laws”). All candidates are subject to review and governance under such Export Laws and any offer of employment may be subject to additional considerations and/or conditions.

MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other protected class. MB Aerospace is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us.

Function
Operations
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Operator Inspector

Newton Abbot

Job Ref
N34.3
Location
Newton Abbot

Operator Inspector
About Us
MB Aerospace is an international group providing complex engineering solutions to some of the key names in the Aerospace and Defense markets. Operating from sites close to our key customers in North America and Europe, the MB Aerospace group provides advanced technological solutions to the Aerospace and Defense industry, leveraging an in-depth knowledge of fabrications, machining and the global supply chain to support complex aero-engine component manufacture and repair.
Job Description
To be trained to operate and inspect work from 3 or more machines for the manufacture of aero engine components.
This position is based at our Newton Abbot, UK facility and will report to the Cell Shift Leader.
Key Responsibilities
• Clean and load components in fixtures
• Work to appropriate standard operating procedures (SOPs) and company procedures
• Liaise with Inspection to check first off before starting full batch run
• Use appropriate hand tools
• Visually Inspect and measure components to ensure compliance with specification
• Complete production records
• Maintain work area in a clean and safe condition, report any problems to cell supervision

Job Requirements
• Meeting daily production targets whilst maintaining quality standards
• Ability to work a range of shifts
Key Behaviours
The right candidate for MB Aerospace Newton Abbot is someone who;
• Has a passion for learning new skills and enjoys working as part of a team

Salary & Benefits
• MB Aerospace funded opportunities to study production and engineering qualifications
• 25 days annual holiday + bank holidays
• Secure on-site parking
• Contributory pension
• Health care cash back plan
• Life insurance
• Entrepreneurial and supportive company culture
• Hourly rate of £11.29 (after training)

*The main full time shift in which we run at MB Aerospace Newton Abbot is;
7:30am till 4:00pm Monday to Thursday, 7:30am till 12:30pm Friday (for 4 weeks)
12:30pm till 9:00pm Monday to Thursday, 12:30pm - 5:30pm Friday (for 4 weeks) = 19% shift premium
9:00pm - 7:00am Monday to Wednesday, 9:00pm – 6:00am Thursday (for 4 weeks) = 33% shift premium



MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MB Aerospace is a subcontractor to the United States Government and provides defense services involving technical data and products governed by the Arms Export Control Act and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 C.F.R. parts 120 - 130 and the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 C.F.R. parts 730 – 774 (“Export Laws”). All candidates are subject to review and governance under such Export Laws and any offer of employment may be subject to additional considerations and/or conditions.
MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other protected class. MB Aerospace is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us.

Function
Operations
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Operator - Paint Shop

Newton Abbot

Job Ref
N34-PS
Location
Newton Abbot

Operator – Paint Shop

About Us
MB Aerospace is an international group providing complex engineering solutions to some of the key names in the Aerospace and Defense markets. Operating from sites close to our key customers in North America and Europe, the MB Aerospace group provides advanced technological solutions to the Aerospace and Defense industry, leveraging an in-depth knowledge of fabrications, machining and the global supply chain to support complex aero-engine component manufacture and repair.

Job Description
A great opportunity to work in an established, Aero Engine facility in our busy paint shop.
We are looking for a Spray Painter who holds themselves to a high standard, has a keen eye for detail and takes pride in their work to join our team in Newton Abbot.
You should be able to balance the demands of a fast paced environment and working to a highly efficient level whilst maintaining an excellent quality of work. Our paint shop is a clean, tidy and well equipped workshop with access to modern tools and systems in order to provide the best and widest range of services possible.

Job Requirements
• Meeting daily production targets whilst maintaining quality standards
• Ability to work a range of shifts
• An ATA qualification would be an advantage
• Used to working to and adhering to standard procedures at all times.
• Time served Paint Sprayers will still be considered for this Paint Sprayer vacancy.

Key Behaviours
The right candidate for MB Aerospace Newton Abbot is someone who;
• Has a passion for learning new skills and enjoys working as part of a team

Salary & Benefits
• MB Aerospace funded opportunities to study production and engineering qualifications
• 25 days annual holiday + bank holidays
• Secure on-site parking
• Contributory pension
• Health care cash back plan
• Life insurance
• Entrepreneurial and supportive company culture
• Hourly rate £11.29 (Overtime & Shift premium available)
• Overtime is available

*The main full time shift in which we run at MB Aerospace Newton Abbot is;
7:30am till 4:00pm Monday to Thursday, 7:30am till 12:30pm Friday (for 4 weeks)
12:30pm till 9:00pm Monday to Thursday, 12:30pm - 5:30pm Friday (for 4 weeks) = 19% shift premium
9:00pm - 7:00am Monday to Wednesday, 9:00pm – 6:00am Thursday (for 4 weeks) = 33% shift premium



MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MB Aerospace is a subcontractor to the United States Government and provides defense services involving technical data and products governed by the Arms Export Control Act and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 C.F.R. parts 120 - 130 and the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 C.F.R. parts 730 – 774 (“Export Laws”). All candidates are subject to review and governance under such Export Laws and any offer of employment may be subject to additional considerations and/or conditions.
MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other protected class. MB Aerospace is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us.

Function
Operations
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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Supply Chain

Warehouse Operative

Newton Abbot

Job Ref
N49
Location
Newton Abbot

Warehouse Operative

About us

MB Aerospace is an international group providing complex engineering solutions to some of the key names in the Aerospace and Defence market. Operating from sites close to our key customers in North America, Asia and Europe, the MB Aerospace group provides advanced technological solutions to the Aerospace and Defence industry, leveraging an in-depth knowledge of fabrications, machining and the global supply chain to support complex aero-engine component manufacture and repair.

Job Description

The purpose of this role is to pick, select and stock materials and goods as required by internal and external customers in accordance with company health and safety policy.

This position is based at our Newton Abbot, UK facility reporting to the Warehouse Cell Shift Leader.

Key Responsibilities

• Place goods and materials into storage as per customer and health and safety requirements, using the customer specifications and planning, checking that all relevant paper work is correctly completed and signed.
• Control of the movement of components / Work-In-Progress around the shop floor as per the issued routings..
• Preparation of packaging and components prior to dispatch using planning datasheets and customer specs.
• Maintenance of records using Mapics, spread sheets and data bases. Keeping management systems up to date.
• Stock control and the ordering of stock. Perpetual inventory checks and annual stock checks. Dispatch holds a large qty of finished components as well as components ready for sub con.
• Dispatching components to the customer and sub-contractors using the customer specs and planning.
• Dispatching all components produced by MB Aerospace to the relevant customer as per their individual specs using Pick Pack Ship / Kitting, to put the parts into sales also creating customer address labels and individual box labels. Checking that the Cof C’s are correct and contain the relevant information and signatures.
• Dispatch/receipt of goods returning from sub-contractors using the planning and customer specs.
• Operating and driving the electrics bus around the site inline with their training and health and safety collecting and distributing work and material to ensure a continuous flow of WIP to all Cells and services areas
• Goods in duties to include the creation of blade lists and production of batch cards, travellers and backing sheets. This requires the inspection of components using measuring tools and the inspection of the paperwork.

Job Requirements

• NVQ Level 1 Engineering and NVQ 2 level 2 in Distribution and Warehouse.
• Trained / Qualified in the operation of overhead gantry cranes and forklift trucks for loading and unloading of components.
• Experience of dispatch procedures.
• Knowledge of product and shop floor locations.
Salary & Benefits

• Hourly Rate: £11.29
• MB Aerospace funded opportunities to study production and engineering qualifications
• 25 days annual holiday + bank holidays (pro-rata)
• Secure on-site parking
• Contributory pension
• Health care cash back plan
• Life insurance
• Subsidised canteen
• Entrepreneurial and supportive company culture


The duties of the post may change from time to time without altering their general character or the level of responsibility entailed.

The job holder must:
• Be aware of the Company’s aims, organisational values and behaviours and their impact on this post.
• Carry out the duties of the post in accordance with the Company’s Equality & Inclusivity in Employment Policy.
• Carry out all duties and responsibilities with reasonable care for the health and safety of you and any other person who may be affected by your acts or omissions at work and to co-operate fully with the Company in health and safety matters.
• To comply with the UK GDPR and Data Protection Act.

The above-mentioned duties are neither exclusive nor exhaustive and the post holder may be called upon to carry out such other appropriate duties as may be required within the grading level of the post and the competence of the post holder.


MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MB Aerospace is a subcontractor to the United States Government and provides defense services involving technical data and products governed by the Arms Export Control Act and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 C.F.R. parts 120 - 130 and the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 C.F.R. parts 730 – 774 (“Export Laws”). All candidates are subject to review and governance under such Export Laws and any offer of employment may be subject to additional considerations and/or conditions.

MB Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other protected class. MB Aerospace is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us.

Function
Supply Chain
Status
Full Time
Type
Permanent


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