Manufacturing Engineer - Assembly Specialist

Job Reference: GTL-2019-05-105

Location: Belgium


Our client is an important Belgian company specialized in aeronautical constructions and active in the design, manufacture and testing of large structural elements and electromechanical systems of high technology. They are looking for talented employees who want to invest in a dynamic and innovative company.

The Business Unit ‘Integrated Assemblies’ is looking to reinforce their Manufacturing Engineering department


Task & Responsibilities

  • Determining the best process to produce and assemble aircraft subassemblies
  • Support the choice of the type of technology to deliver optimum cost and quality
  • Introduce automation where possible
  • Steer and support the manufacturing of the toolings and the production of the first articles
  • Advise the designers in Design-for-Automation
  • Steer and support the quotes for future work packages and propose the best solution
  • Report to the head of manufacturing engineering

Qualifications and Skills :

  • MSc in Industrial Engineering or equivalent but with a strong industrial view
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience with complex and automated assemblies
  • Relevant experience in custom-made jigs
  • Background in aerospace or automotive is recommended
  • Experience with lean concepts and implementation of continuous improvement projects
  • Team player and capable of operating in a matrix organisation
  • Mastering three languages French/Dutch/ English (written and spoken) is desirable
  • Experience in a 3d CAO/CFAO software and MS office constitute an advantage