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Principal Manufacturing Technician

Principal Manufacturing Technician

Southampton

Competitive

GG48685

Georgia Giles

01923 224481

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Principal Manufacturing Technician

We are looking for an experienced Principal Technician to heighten the success of our already globally recognised Aerospace and Defence Company. Are you confident with technical design and programming, alongside operating both CNC and conventional machine tools? If yes, then this is the job for you!

Principal Manufacturing Technician Responsibilities:
Manufacture high quality Components, Sub Assemblies, Jigs and Fixtures in an efficient and effective manner to support build and on time delivery of product.
Support new product introduction and all development build requirements.
Provide technical and process support for all internal customers i.e. Design, Product Design Authority, Process Engineers and Manufacturing Assistants to improve quality of product through practical knowledge and experience.
Train Manufacturing Operatives in manufacturing/assembly processes being transferred to the production line.
Provide supervision, training & coaching to Manufacturing Operatives and Apprentices to ensure best use of tools through having the appropriate skills to drive efficient and effective team working to achieve Team delivery targets.
Continuously identify, investigate and implement improvements to manufacturing and assembly processes, therefore reducing manufacturing cost and improving service to internal and external customers.
Proactively contribute inputs to process improvement to ensure continuous improvement within the manufacturing function.
Operate conventional & CNC machine tools and use inspection tools and techniques, to support all aspects of infrared detectors build.
Generate and maintain manufacturing methods to assist machining processes and aid training.
Ensure safety and quality standards are maintained to required levels.
Complete tasks, either written or verbal, with minimal supervision.

Principal Manufacturing Technician Requirements:
Proven relevant technical proficiency either through qualification (e.g. ONC/BTEC) or equivalent experience and knowledge
Fully conversant with designs and detailed engineering drawings prepared to ISO Standards
Proficient with programming and operating both CNC and conventional machine tools
Demonstrate the ability to set and check inspection equipment
Capable of consistently producing repeatable, high accuracy output
Ability to understand and generate written instructions and to record work performed.
Ability to quickly perform tasks and perform well with small, low volume items of high value.
Ability to assess, review and understand complicated requirements
Able to work with minimal supervision
Excellent communication skills
Ability to pass skills onto Engineers, Apprentices & Operators as required
Able to assess a working environment and assist in process improvement
Working with a wide variety of machine tools

Desirable:
Experience with IR detector or vacuum technology
Computer Literate - Basic Word, Excel, data input etc
Proficient in the use of Heidenhain and Mazatrol software
Proficient in the use of SAP

The successful candidate will be required to achieve full SC clearance for this role!!!

If you possess the proven technical abilities to successfully complete the required tasks, contact Steve!!!

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