Manufacturing Engineer – RLC Ronaldsway

Location UK / UK

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1416692

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer based in Ronaldsway in the Isle of Man.


Ronaldsway Aircraft Company manufactures a diverse range of precision engineered components and assemblies for use within the civil and defence aerospace sectors. Ronaldsway’s most recognised products are major assemblies and complex components for companies such as Rolls-Royce and Martin Baker. Due to a positive growth strategy and the on-going scale of our order books, we have a number of newly created roles

Manufacturing Engineer – RLC Ronaldsway

RLC Ronaldsway is a world class provider of components & services to the Aerospace industry.  Located on the Isle of Man, we are seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to support our CNC machining division.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the suitable candidate must be able to demonstrate a proven track record of defining and delivering efficient CNC machining processes for mill turn CNC machines.  Strong fundamentals in CAD, CAD/CAM and CNC machining are required.

We are seeking a person with a “can do” attitude who will work as part of a team with minimal supervision to deliver world class results.  You will be an integral part of an engineering team that defines and implements efficient defect free processes for new and existing product lines that are conducive with current aerospace manufacturing techniques.  The Manufacturing Engineer will be required to:

  • Work effectively within a cross functional team to develop and produce equipment specifications and processes in line with existing guidelines, on time and within budget.
  • Have good understanding of aerospace manufacturing systems.
  • Interpret customer drawings, CAD models and specifications.
  • Create and maintain production methods including validation of capability to original scope and final customer requirements.
  • Provide NPI feasibility estimations and prove-out validation.
  • Provide hands-on technical and operator training for new and existing machining processes.
  • Work hands-on with machinists to develop new project roll-outs.
  • Knowledge of EdgeCam, Vericut, Mazatrol, Heidenhain and Fanuc Gcode.
  • Efficient in the use of 3D CAD systems. Eg Solidworks.
  • Experience in fixture design.
  • Strong problem-solving/problem-resolution skills.
  • Demonstrate lean implementation and sustainability.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Understanding databases and the Microsoft Office suite of software.
  • Provide technical support to customers, production cells and project teams.
  • Experience with CAPEX justification and new equipment implementation.
  • Define process flow for new and current projects using manufacturing system design tools and methodology.

This position offers an attractive salary, competitive company pension scheme, positive team environment and importantly the opportunity to develop your career in a strong group with an impressive planned growth.

If you are interested in becoming a member of our team and would like further information or a role profile for this position, please click on the APPLY button below to forward your CV. 

Ronaldsway Aircraft Company manufactures a diverse range of precision engineered components and assemblies for use within the civil and defence aerospace sectors. Ronaldsway’s most recognised products are major assemblies and complex components for companies such as Rolls-Royce and Martin Baker. Due to a positive growth strategy and the on-going scale of our order books, we have a number of newly created roles