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Manufacturing Engineer Assembly

Date: Jul 3, 2019

Location: Papendrecht, NL

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

Job Summary

Are you an ambitious Aerospace- or Mechanical engineer with a minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of Manufacturing Engineering and Production Technologies and do you want to develop the most optimum assembly concept for worlds market leader for Aircraft Structures in Papendrecht in return for excellent employment conditions and a great package of benefits?


Welcome to GKN Fokker Aerostructures!



About the department

The Manufacturing Engineer is part of the Operations ME team serving several recurring and nonrecurring programs. The team consists of around 15 passionate specialists who work closely together with various colleagues on all levels throughout the entire organization.



About the position

As Manufacturing Engineer, you define, evaluates and continuously improve the most efficient assembly manufacturing process. In order to do so, you work closely with the design engineers, tool engineers and process specialists for e.g. defining tolerance stacks and validations of these within operations. As accurate as you are, you document the manufacturing concept as a blueprint for operations and will support during introduction of these instructions in the assembly lines. You as problem solving and analysing Manufacturing Engineer define possible improvements in the manufacturing process and the original manufacturing concept in case the concept leads to a non-confirming product. The Manufacturing Engineer provides assembly related input during design reviews and



About you:

•You are passionate about what you do;

•You are analytical, quality conscious, pragmatic, motivated and a real team player;

•You have a Bachelor- or Master Degree in Aerospace- or Mechanical Engineering;

•You have a minimum of 5 year experience in a dynamic production environment of which a minimum of 2 year experience in the field of Manufacturing Engineering and related production technologies: the assembly of both metal and composite parts, measure methodologies, tolerance methodologies;

•You have many skills in CAD (CATIA) and/or statistical analysis (eg Minitab) software;•You are fluent in Dutch and English language (verbal and written)


This is what we offer

An innovative and international environment in which we work in a High Tech organization with a rich history in the field of aircraft construction. Within GKN Fokker Aerostructures you get every opportunity to build your career and personal development. In addition, we offer attractive employment conditions, a competitive salary, profit-related benefit and 40 vacation days.

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