Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Lead Manufacturing Engineer


Job Description:

Lead Manufacturing Engineer


40k to 60k DOE


Are you a seasoned professional with a passion for innovation and excellence in the automotive industry? Look no further! A leading provider of automated systems and production line solutions is currently seeking a dynamic Lead Manufacturing Engineer to join their growing team. The business has a proven track record of providing full turnkey solutions to their OEM and Tier 1 clients from initial process concept studies, through engineering design and simulation, manufacture, installation, commissioning, quality maturation, as well as post-launch service and maintenance contracts.


Key Responsibilities of a Lead Manufacturing Engineer:

  • Lead the design, development, and implementation of bespoke production lines from scratch, catering to the unique needs of automotive clients.
  • Utilize your expertise in automotive Tier 1 environments to drive efficiency and excellence in manufacturing processes.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless project delivery, from concept to commissioning.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior team members, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and innovation.

Requirements of a Lead Manufacturing Engineer:

  • 7+ years experience in automotive production line manufacturing.
  • Automotive Build Experience - Production and VP.
  • Experience using Lean Operational Techniques.
  • Extensive experience in the automotive Tier 1 environment, with a proven track record of success in delivering automated turnkey solutions.
  • Proficiency in designing and optimizing manufacturing processes, with a focus on efficiency and quality.
  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to lead multidisciplinary teams and drive projects to completion on time and within budget.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with clients and stakeholders.


Apply Now:

If you're ready to take your career to the next level and make a meaningful impact in the automotive industry, we want to hear from you! Apply now to join our clients dynamic team and be part of their mission to deliver cutting-edge automated solutions to their clients.


Thank you for your application. Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately, we're not able to respond to each one personally. If you haven't heard back from us within 5 working days, please assume your application hasn't been successful. Visit our website to explore other available vacancies.

*Please note that our client is unable to provide immediate or future sponsorship for candidates requiring it to work in the UK. If you'd like to discuss this further, please submit a 'Contact Us' form via our website, where you can also browse other vacancies.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience

    7+ years

  • Career Level

    Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)