Aerospace Manufacturing Engineer Bristol

  • £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, EAP, DIS, 25 AL + BH
  • Keynsham, Somerset

Our Client:

Is a build-to-print manufacturer of complex machined, treated, and assembled components. The company specialises in airframe, wing and landing gear detail parts as well as speed shop services for spares and AOG requirements. Is the leading in complex thread components and metallic sheeting, They're a tier 2 company which is also associated in a company group which is tier 1. They've been in the aerospace division for over 86 years and in the last 5 years have double their revenue. This is a company which as it grows, so do you. With that being said core values are what drive this company. Making sure targets are met, good work environment, employee benefit, all some of the things which make it enjoyable to work here.

Your Role:

The main responsibilities will be:

  • Identify and mitigate risks during the product development process, including potential issues with the manufacturing process, or supply chain utilising APQP.
  • Develop, improve, and maintain manufacturing processes used in current production of aerospace components.
  • Analyse Engineering Change Requests and supporting follow-up actions are required.
  • Determine rework routings as required.
  • Support investigation of nonconformances and represent Engineering in Root Cause Analysis activities.
  • Collaborate with CNC Programmers, production personnel, and suppliers to optimize manufacturing processes and reduce production costs.
  • Troubleshoot/Identify areas for process improvement and develop and implement solutions to increase efficiency, reduce waste, and improve product quality.
  • Conduct process validations and establish process controls to ensure product quality and compliance with regulatory and customer requirements.
  • Develop and maintain process documentation, including process maps, routings, and work instructions.
  • Provide technical support and training to production personnel as needed.
  • Provide technical support for quotation development as required.
  • Provide technical support for completing contract review process as required

What we are looking for:


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of aerospace manufacturing processes, materials, and components.
  • Experience with process design, optimization, and improvement.
  • Experience with quality management systems, including ISO 9001 and AS9100.
  • Excellent problem-solving, communication, and collaboration skills.
  • Strong understanding of APQP and FMEA methodologies
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to high-quality work.
  • Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems

Your Benefits:

  • 25 Days A/L + BH
  • Company pension [3-month auto enrolment] salary sacrifice optional
  • DIS benefit [after 12 months]
  • Health Cash Plan (Simply Health) [after 6 months]
  • Cycle to work scheme [after probation
  • EV scheme [After 12 months]
  • Employee Referral (refer a friend scheme)
  • Enhanced family friendly benefits [stat qualifying periods apply]
  • EAP

If you're interested, hit APPLY today or contact Henry O'Brien on 07515 574 256.

Henry O'Brien Recruitment Consultant

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