Manufacturing Engineer

Main Purpose of Position:- 

Interpret breakdown and process engineering drawings and specifications to enable manufacture in accordance with NIS procedures. 

Provide engineering support to engineering design, projects, purchasing, production and quality departments. 

Specific Areas of Responsibility 

  • Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings 
  • Generate Master Control Schedule/Bom for material procurement 
  • Identify optimum manufacturing methodology 
  • Extraction of all relevant information from client documentation, specifications, quality plans and ITP’s 
  • Produce detailed manufacturing route cards 
  • Identify in-house/sub contract activities 
  • Generate specifications for sub contract 
  • Generate supplementary manufacturing sketches 
  • Problem solving 
  • Oversee production/manufacturing activities and shop support 
  • Sub-contractor support/Technical liaison 
  • Technical liaison  

Additional Tasks 

  • Value engineering 
  • Estimating support 
  • Manufacturability support to engineering design 

Reporting Relationships 

Reports to: Manufacturing Engineering Team Leader 

Reportees: Production 


  • Company procedures 
  • NIS Health & Safety Policies 
  • Quality Standards 


  • Compliance with company procedures and policies 
  • Display a professional, acceptable attitude and image for all work associated with and undertaken on behalf of NIS Ltd.  
  • Adhere to NIS culture;-  Respect / Protect / Commit / Inspire 

Security clearance

If not already cleared, candidates should be willing to undertake appropriate level of clearance. If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please ensure you have read the full Job Description and Person Specification.

Reporting to
Manufacturing Engineering Team Leader
Full time


Job Description and Person Specification