Production Engineer – Magellan Aerospace Limited – Blackpool

Magellan Aerospace Limited

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace Blackpool has an exciting opportunity for a production engineer

Full Time Permanent Contract

34.5 hours per week.

7am – 7pm Sun-Mon-Tue / Wed-Thu-Fri

4 week rotation

Job location: Blackpool Business Park, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, FY4 2RP

Unionised site – works in partnership with Unite the Union.

To deliver the Production departments support requirements of the manufacturing processes within the organisation.
To support the resolution of engineering, quality and production issues and responsibilities to enable the daily manufacturing to continue to delivered the required output and to interface between the production department, quality department and engineering department.

Perks and Benefits

A company culture that promotes work life balance

Access to mental health support

Business performance related bonus

Career development opportunities

Commitment to continued learning and development

Perkbox – includes monthly treats and discounts from selected restaurants, cinemas, shops etc

Long Service Awards

Enhanced Holiday Entitlement based on length of service

Free parking

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Attend daily production and MRB meetings to gather, actions and delivery requirements to maintain production.

Liaise between engineering, quality and production departments to relay any medium/long term support requirements.

Support any machine tool issues and engage with machine tool suppliers to resolve

Support any tooling issues and engage with tooling suppliers and tooling engineer to resolve

Support prove outs of NPI / optimisations and process improvements as requested

Keep up to date with current and developing engineering processes and methods

Ensure engineering policies and procedures are being adhered to on the shop floor

Support for Plant/equipment introduction or transfer when required

Build good working relationships with production to ensure all support requirements are met

Fulfil training programs deemed necessary to allow efficient performance of duties and assist in your own personal development

To take a responsible approach to health and safety, and environmental risks in relation to your own job role, and to control the risks or report them to management as appropriate

Any other duties as required, commensurate with your job position

Support MOS requirements

Any other duties deemed acceptable by the manager to support the business

Skill/Knowledge Requirements


Must have completed a recognised apprenticeship


Minimum 5 years experience on shop floor/engineering role

Minimum 5 years experience with CAD-CAM software

Aerospace experience would be an advantage

Key Competencies:

Must have understanding of 3, 4, and 5 axis machining and turning. Must have core engineering competencies and knowledge

Other skills/Abilities/ Personal Attribute


Strong attention to detail

Strong IT skills

Team work

Influencing skills

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