Manufacturing Engineer required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering & manufacturing business.Are you looking for an exciting opportunity at the forefront of manufacturing technology? Do you have a background as a manufacturing engineer working in fast paced and complex environments? Have you got experience of the development and improvement of processes and systems? If you are seeking an exciting technical challenge then this is the contract role for you!You will play a key role in plans, designs, purchases, and implementing integrated manufacturing assembly or fabrication processes in our clients manufacturing plant.Key responsibilities:You will determine the manufacturing processes required to achieve manufacturing goals according to product specification.Work with engineering to identify problems with product and performance; recommends solutions or enhancements.Plan and designs methods to improve efficiency in production; trains line employees on new processes and methods.Work to improve equipment availability and capability by utilizing continuous improvement tools and working cross functionally.Define manufacturing standard working methodsSupports capital acquisition and capacity planning and change control.Coaches and mentors less experienced Manufacturing Engineers.Experience required:Proven experience working as a Manufacturing Engineer.Equipment / Capital Procurement - Understanding the requirements for purchasing tools and equipment and production equipment specifications. Significant experience in purchasing tools and equipment.Fundamentals Of Controls Engineering - Knowledge of various hardware and software used in the control of manufacturing processes and equipment.Understands the interface of the shop floor control system to the Manufacturing Execution System Fundamentals Of Industrial Engineering - Concerned with the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, materials, information, equipment, and energy.Conduct a work measurement study and balance a production line using the data from a work measurement study.Robust knowledge of ergonomic principles and utilize my knowledge in projects.Experience developing and creating process documentation.Utilized material flow data to develop an efficient and effective facility layout.Workstation Design - This skill involves being able to design an operator station.Problem Solving And Quality Improvement - Problem Solving and Improvement approaches, including understanding of tools/process type and selection, plus Corrective and Preventive Action processes.Able to train others in problem solving.College, university, or equivalent degree in Manufacturing Engineering or related technical or scientific field would be beneficial. This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company. Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.