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Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Multimatic Niche Vehicles Assembly Europe, Coventry, United Kingdom

Posted: February 9th, 2024

Scope of Position:

Reporting to the Engineering Manager and Senior Manufacturing Engineer in an exciting and fast paced vehicle production facility, you will perform a variety of tasks to maintain production and quality by: problem solving, designing, developing, and implementing manufacturing production processes, maintaining work instructions and build documentation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Consulting on and resolving issues as they arise
  • Design, develop, and implement production processes and equipment.
  • Develop, maintain, validate and approve work instructions
  • Support design engineers from multiple divisions, both remotely and on-site
  • Liaise with cross-functional teams to resolve problems
  • Understand the Bill of Materials and assembly sequence
  • Support the change management process, including line trials and final validation of new parts
  • Drive engineering improvement by identifying opportunities and implementing changes while ensuring a robust response to issues
  • Planning activities relating to implementation of new equipment, process or changes to existing equipment and processes
  • Participate in Multimatic’s continuous improvement program
  • Progress reporting and meetings with Management and Engineering Team
  • Working in a safe manner, following safety procedures in an automotive assembly environment
  • Following ISO 9001 and TS16949 manufacturing requirements
  • Follow all relevant procedures where applicable as indicated in the General Procedures section of the level III Procedure manual
  • Perform other duties as required

Basic Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of troubleshooting and problem-solving methods
  • Understanding of logical problem-solving techniques and how these are implemented
  • Comfortable managing and prioritising multiple activities and timelines
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Manufacturing / Engineering processes, tools and techniques
  • Demonstrable knowledge of engineering, process, and product development
  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work with minimal supervision in fast paced environment, meeting tight deadlines
  • Results driven, enthusiastic and energetic
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to question current thinking in a non-confrontational way
  • A willingness to learn
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas clearly, to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • A team player, able to lead, motivate, and support other team members
  • Understanding of Microsoft product suite including PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
  • Basic understanding of CAD

 Additional Requirements:

  • Driving License beneficial
  • Previous or equivalent of automotive experience beneficial
  • Familiarity with low and niche volume assembly methods beneficial
  • Understanding or experience of hybrid vehicles beneficial
  • Ability to understand engineering drawings

Education and Training:

  • Engineering qualifications are beneficial in this role


Closing date for applications is April 9th 2024

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.