Lead Manufacturing Engineer

  • Reference IP31265-RA
  • Location Chepstow
  • Job type Permanent

This highly innovative medical device manufacturer is actively looking for a Lead Manufacturing Engineer to join their team. They are genuinely revolutionising certain applications within their field and the successful candidate will be working on high tech, innovative products which will have a huge impact on people’s lives.

As the Lead Manufacturing Engineer, you will be acting as a go between for Product Development and Manufacturing, with responsibility for managing the transition and hand over of products from the development into manufacturing. Managing design changes and optimisations and working closely with the manufacturing team to ensure products are manufactured to a high standard within relevant standards and procedures.

On offer is a highly competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to work on genuinely innovative products within a rapidly growing company.


- Ideally degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline
- Good leadership skills
- Experience Designing and Developing complex electro-mechanical devices
- Excellent engineering & root cause analysis problem solving skills
- Expertise in product and process Validation and Verification
- DFMEA & PFMEA experience
- First class engineering standards and manufacturing principles
- Experience dealing with suppliers - including auditing experience
- Ability to carry out failure mode analysis and support mechanical design changes
- Product and process Validation and Verification expertise
- Excellent Project Management skills
- Experience of designing products to meet test standards.
- Experience working within a Quality Management System such as ISO 9001 or ISO 13485
- Valid UK/EU driving licence

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