Rolls-Royce, a world-leading provider of power systems and services for use on land, at sea and in the air, operates in four global markets - civil aerospace, defense aerospace, marine and energy. We continue to invest in core technologies, products, people and capabilities with the objective of broadening and strengthening the product portfolio, improving efficiency and enhancing the environmental performance of its products.
The Manufacturing Engineer - Purchasing leads the technical development of the supplier to ensure the component method of manufacture is both stable and capable, and ensures the flow down of regulatory and product integrity requirements.
Ensure product integrity for component or system is delivered through alignment of method of manufacture with design intent by interfacing with the appropriate design engineering organization
Utilize technical packages used to establish best practices
Influence commodity strategies and sourcing decisions with technical knowledge
Conduct and validate relevant STEP assessments (Manufacturing Capability Assessments or Technical Oversight - Special Process) for new and existing supply chains
Facilitate the development and implementation of new manufacturing technologies
Ensure method of manufacture for new components are developed which meet the customers' requirements for quality, cost, delivery and responsiveness, and ensure the level of performance is sustainable
Validate the suppliers method of manufacture and capability, through deployment of First Article Inspection Report (FAIR) process and or metallurgical evaluation
Educate and coach suppliers in the application of relevant specifications and Supplier Advanced Business Relationship (SABRe)
Rolls-Royce has a broad customer base comprising 600 airlines, 4,000 corporate and utility aircraft and helicopter operators, 160 armed forces, more than 2,000 marine customers including 70 navies, and energy customers in 120 countries. Rolls-Royce is a technology leader, employing 38,000 people in offices, manufacturing and service facilities in 50 countries.
Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly Employer.
Rolls-Royce is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and a barrier-free employment process.
Qualifications and experience
Must have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering
Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering
Or Master's degree with a minimum of 1 year of experience in Manufacturing Engineering
Ability to travel up to 25%
Strong technical background in Transmisisons
Demonstrated ability to discuss both technical and business issues with all levels of management within the supply chain and Rolls-Royce
Experience bringing diverse groups together to resolve technical issues and problems and perform root cause analysis
Understanding of manufacture, assembly and processing of Aerospace components
Knowledge of FAIR (First Article Inspection Report) processes
Practical knowledge of source/method change and classified parts control
Practical knowledge of PFMEA, Control plans, Root Cause Corrective Actions, MCA, MSA and process capability assessments
Rolls-Royce plc is a global company providing power on land, sea, and air. The company has established leading positions in civil aerospace,...