• Manufacturing Engineer Blackburn
  • BAE Systems in Blackburn, , United Kingdom
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

Job title: Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Samlesbury – We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements

Salary: £41,361

What you’ll be doing:
• Mechanical Process Planning / Build Line Support Engineers – translating design information into safe, logical cost-effective manufacturing plans for detail components and advanced Assembly build structures. This will include processing bills of material, maintaining design and engineering configuration control, identification of tooling and digital manufacturing process requirements, providing shop floor support to the manufacturing teams
• Electrical Process Planning Engineers – translating design information into safe, logical cost-effective manufacturing plans for electrical components, looms, amalgamations, racks and panels, assemblies, and installations. This will include processing bills of material, maintaining design and engineering configuration control, whilst providing shop floor support to the manufacturing... teams
• Tool Design Engineers – producing Jig & Tool Designs which are fit for purpose, encompassing design definitions, interchangeability, product safety and health & safety features within cost constraints and ongoing Build Line Support (BLS)

Your skills and experiences:
• Engineering Toolset knowledge such as PLM (or equivalent Product Data Manager), SAPCAMS, or SFM (Shop Floor Manager), CDP and VAS. CATIA V5, Siemens NX
• Proven experience in specific manufacturing Processes, i.e., Carbon Fibre Composites, Assembly, Fabrications, Machining, Electrics and Additive Manufacturing
• Minimum of HNC or recognised degree and/or apprenticeship in Manufacturing Engineering, or in a similar subject
• Experience of Geometric Dimensional Management & Tolerancing (GD&T)


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Manufacturing Engineers Team:

As a part of Manufacturing Engineers team, you will be working across a wide range of platforms such as the F35, Typhoon, Hawk and Tempest and forge the opportunity to shape our future programs. You will play a central role ensuring the delivery of projects adhere to schedules and cost whilst ensuring quality commitments to our customers are achieved. This breadth of responsibility and experience allows us to influence current and future product designs and implement new processes and technologies. You will be involved in all phases of the life cycle of our projects, from new business, design through development, manufacturing, and in-service support.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 19th June 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.


Blackburn United Kingdom


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