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Mechanical Manufacturing Engineer

Advertiser: BAE Systems3.8127 out of 53.8 overall rating (268 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
29 Jun 2020
Location
Adelaide
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
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"Working at BAE Systems I'm getting the experiences I need to test my skills and grow my career. It's flexible, innovative and the interesting work we do helps keep people safe."

Apply your talent where it counts.
Mechanical Manufacturing Engineer
  • Apply your talent where it counts
  • Rewarding Mechanical Manufacturing Engineer opportunity to work on exciting Defence industry projects
  • Enjoy flexibility and interesting work within a strong team culture

Apply your talent where it counts as a Mechanical Manufacturing Engineer in our team in Edinburgh Parks, SA

Despite COVID-19, we have a strong pipeline of job opportunities and we are still hiring. We're continuing to provide the Australian Defence Force with what they need to help protect the nation. Many of our people are now safely working from home. Of course some roles can't be done from home and in those cases, we're operating with an increased focus on health and safety on-site. We're finding new ways of working in response to COVID-19 and our workforce is still delivering the best capability for Australia.

 

About the Opportunity

Reporting to the Mechanical Production Engineering Team Lead you will:

  • Provide production expertise to the project team during design and development activities
  • Ensure that products are designed/developed in accordance with manufacturing process capability guidelines, providing the technical interface between manufacturing, the engineering function and design teams
  • Initiate and monitor process improvements across the discipline process and capability areas
  • Evaluate production performance and instigate improvement strategies
  • Produce various production documents to facilitate the manufacture of products within manufacturing
  • Design or provide design input into the production of specific tooling used to manufacture company deliverables
  • Design and develop processes to meet capability requirements and ensure the continuous improvement of manufacturing capability
  • Provide an objective, professional evaluation of existing and proposed design solutions
  • Lead Root Cause Analysis investigations to understand and initiate corrective actions to address identified process issues
  • Develop test equipment and processes

 

About you

As an ideal applicant for this opportunity, you'll have:

  • Demonstrated practical and extensive knowledge of 4 and/or 5 axis CNC machining processes in a commercial and/or defence environment
  • Degree level qualifications in an engineering discipline
  • Ability to communicate and build relationships with people at all levels of the organisation
  • Good understanding of Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) tools
  • Good computer literacy

Don't meet every criteria listed above?  Don't worry. Providing you have the right foundational experience and qualifications, we encourage you to apply.  Whether it be for this role or another, your skills and competencies are of interest to us.

 

About us

BAE Systems' advanced defence technology solutions protect people and national security, keeping critical information and infrastructure secure. For more than 65 years we have searched for new ways to provide our customers in Australia with a competitive edge across air, land, sea, cyber, space and electronic domains.

In terms of our culture, it's safety focused and inclusive. For us that means ensuring that the voices and talents of our more than 4,100 employees are valued and that everyone has a sense of belonging. It also means providing a safe, family friendly, flexible and supportive place to work. Join us.

 

Clearances

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance.

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

Further information regarding clearances is available at: https://careers.au.baesystems.com/opportunity.html

Applications should be addressed to: Vinodh Sounder Rajan, Talent Acquisition specialist - Engineering and made online here.

Whilst applications must be made online, confidential enquiries are very welcome via email: Vinodh.sounderrajan@baesystems.com

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and Veterans for these opportunities. An inclusive culture and an exciting, supportive career opportunity awaits. We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here: https://tinyurl.com/Work180BAE-Systems-Australia

To learn about other employment opportunities at BAE Systems, please visit: www.baesystemscareers.com.au

BAE Systems Australia will never request money from you during the recruitment process. Please be aware of scam messages asking for money for an administration fee, visa or similar. If you receive such a message please report it to Scam Watch www.scamwatch.gov.au/report-a-scam.

Job applications should only be submitted via the BAE Systems Australia website and not via email.  If you receive an email from BAE Systems that does not utilise "@baesystems.com" as the domain, it is not legitimate.  BAE Systems does not use gmail, aol, Hotmail or similar accounts.

  • Apply your talent where it counts
  • Rewarding Mechanical Manufacturing Engineer opportunity to work on exciting Defence industry projects
  • Enjoy flexibility and interesting work within a strong team culture

Apply your talent where it counts as a Mechanical Manufacturing Engineer in our team in Edinburgh Parks, SA

Despite COVID-19, we have a strong pipeline of job opportunities and we are still hiring. We're continuing to provide the Australian Defence Force with what they need to help protect the nation. Many of our people are now safely working from home. Of course some roles can't be done from home and in those cases, we're operating with an increased focus on health and safety on-site. We're finding new ways of working in response to COVID-19 and our workforce is still delivering the best capability for Australia.

 

About the Opportunity

Reporting to the Mechanical Production Engineering Team Lead you will:

  • Provide production expertise to the project team during design and development activities
  • Ensure that products are designed/developed in accordance with manufacturing process capability guidelines, providing the technical interface between manufacturing, the engineering function and design teams
  • Initiate and monitor process improvements across the discipline process and capability areas
  • Evaluate production performance and instigate improvement strategies
  • Produce various production documents to facilitate the manufacture of products within manufacturing
  • Design or provide design input into the production of specific tooling used to manufacture company deliverables
  • Design and develop processes to meet capability requirements and ensure the continuous improvement of manufacturing capability
  • Provide an objective, professional evaluation of existing and proposed design solutions
  • Lead Root Cause Analysis investigations to understand and initiate corrective actions to address identified process issues
  • Develop test equipment and processes

 

About you

As an ideal applicant for this opportunity, you'll have:

  • Demonstrated practical and extensive knowledge of 4 and/or 5 axis CNC machining processes in a commercial and/or defence environment
  • Degree level qualifications in an engineering discipline
  • Ability to communicate and build relationships with people at all levels of the organisation
  • Good understanding of Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) tools
  • Good computer literacy

Don't meet every criteria listed above?  Don't worry. Providing you have the right foundational experience and qualifications, we encourage you to apply.  Whether it be for this role or another, your skills and competencies are of interest to us.

 

About us

BAE Systems' advanced defence technology solutions protect people and national security, keeping critical information and infrastructure secure. For more than 65 years we have searched for new ways to provide our customers in Australia with a competitive edge across air, land, sea, cyber, space and electronic domains.

In terms of our culture, it's safety focused and inclusive. For us that means ensuring that the voices and talents of our more than 4,100 employees are valued and that everyone has a sense of belonging. It also means providing a safe, family friendly, flexible and supportive place to work. Join us.

 

Clearances

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance.

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

Further information regarding clearances is available at: https://careers.au.baesystems.com/opportunity.html

Applications should be addressed to: Vinodh Sounder Rajan, Talent Acquisition specialist - Engineering and made online here.

Whilst applications must be made online, confidential enquiries are very welcome via email: Vinodh.sounderrajan@baesystems.com

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and Veterans for these opportunities. An inclusive culture and an exciting, supportive career opportunity awaits. We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here: https://tinyurl.com/Work180BAE-Systems-Australia

To learn about other employment opportunities at BAE Systems, please visit: www.baesystemscareers.com.au

BAE Systems Australia will never request money from you during the recruitment process. Please be aware of scam messages asking for money for an administration fee, visa or similar. If you receive such a message please report it to Scam Watch www.scamwatch.gov.au/report-a-scam.

Job applications should only be submitted via the BAE Systems Australia website and not via email.  If you receive an email from BAE Systems that does not utilise "@baesystems.com" as the domain, it is not legitimate.  BAE Systems does not use gmail, aol, Hotmail or similar accounts.

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