Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Barrow-in-Furness

Submarines

Operations / Manufacturing

Experienced professionals

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Job Description

Job Title: Governance & Process Manager (Manufacturing Engineering)

Location: Barrow-In-Furness (On-site)

Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience

 

What you’ll be doing:

·       Manage the governance and review processes to ensure that Manufacturing Engineering aligns and supports across the product design, manufacture, test and in-service support phases of the product life cycle

·       Manage a governance framework for effective implementation of Engineering Delegation of Authority across Manufacturing Engineering. Provide assurance to Engineering, that Manufacturing Engineering are operating within the bounds of their processes and responsibilities

·       Manage the Manufacturing Engineering processes, toolsets and information management capability to enable the specialist knowledge of the deployed programme teams to deliver effectively to the programme requirements

·       Manage the Manufacturing Engineering document library in the Business Management System to enable efficient process deployment, engagement and a business wide understanding of Manufacturing Engineering

·       Be responsible for Manufacturing Engineering in front of QA for all Quality requirements, improvements and process or technical issues

·       Ensure Manufacturing Engineering aligns to the Quality Assurance process and the Manufacturing Engineering Sub Disciplines carry out periodical assurance activities.

·       Set up and lead the Manufacturing Engineering Quality IWT; provide leadership in the interrogation of quality departures and ensure that LFE is incorporated into the process set

 

 

Your skills and experiences:

·       Manufacturing Experience – Degree or equivalent

·       IET or IMECHE qualified (chartered status desirable)

·       Management & leadership experience – with senior stakeholders

 

 

Benefits:

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 Engineering team:

As the Governance and Process Manager you will be responsible for the governance of the Manufacturing Engineering discipline in line with the Life Cycle Management System for the Maritime and Land business. The role is responsible for developing and continuously improving, effective and efficient processes and toolsets to enable the Manufacturing Engineering discipline to deliver Submarine programmes.

 

 

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: 6th December 2023

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.

 

 

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