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Manufacturing Engineer - Product & Planning

Date: Jun 11, 2021

Location: Jingjiang, CN

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

Job Summary

As part of the Projects team supporting the transfer of aircraft programs to a new GKN manufacturing site, the Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for creating a work transfer package and leading the subsequent host site training, FAI and qualification.

Job Responsibilities

  • Review compiled work packages – including drawings, manufacturing instructions (e.g. SOPs) and related quality, process and production documentation.
  • Understand product Key Characteristics and current manufacturing processes and equipment.
  • Assist in the creation and validation of product-specific manufacturing tooling and equipment for the new production site.
  • Assist in the specification of process plant and equipment and the selection of vendors of such equipment.
  • Liaise closely with the engineering team for new products to be deployed in a manufacturing environment, ensuring the most efficient process route and process is selected / deployed;
  • Creation of Transfer of Work (ToW) documentation within AS9145 / APQP framework.
  • Apply Lean Six Sigma continuous improvement methodology to all areas as appropriate;