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Manufacturing Engineer


Flintshire, GB, CH5 2NS

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Operations

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

Position Summary

The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for supporting the day to day activities of the assembly, test and development departments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

•    Supporting manufacturing with technical issues, e.g. design, documentation, specifications etc.  
•    Tool and fixture design, quotation and implementation
•    New product introduction from initial bid, design reviews, equipment specification, shop floor layout through to final pass off to manufacturing
•    Continuous improvement, cost out initiatives, process flow improvements and Takt Improvement
•    Participate in Lean initiatives
•    Transfer of product between facilities to maximise efficiencies 
•    Key interface between supporting departments, and manufacturing including Quality, Engineering and Planning 
•    Engage in the completion of safety risk assessment, ergonomics, to maintain a safe working environment
•    Perform 8D RCA for yield, build or quality issues when required.
•    Completion of any work-related tasks, which would be deemed reasonable of this role.

Position Details

•    Based in Deeside 
•    Travel to other Triumph sites will be required
•    Hours of Employment: 37-hour week, some overtime may be required.

Job Requirements, Desired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

•    Proven experience of the manufacture (Assembly & Test) of hydro-mechanical equipment and products
•    An in-depth knowledge of production (A&T) processes, methods procedures, systems & equipment
•    Experience with PFMEA Control Plans and APQP processes
•    Experience in the use of Solidworks cad package an advantage
•    B.Eng. qualification preferred but not essential. 
•    Educated to an HND/ HNC level or 5 years of experience as a Manufacturing Engineer as a minimum requirement.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here