Job Type
Full-Time Regular
United Kingdom

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace, Llay Wrexham has an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer (Configuration)

  • Full Time Permanent Contract
  • 39 hours per week.
  • Job location: Llay, Wrexham, LL12 0PB.
  • Unionised site – works in partnership with Unite the Union.

To support Magellan Wrexham in the configuration management and data control. Maintaining the Bills of Material and change management. Participate in Change Control Boards and Technical Review Boards to identify change requirements and associated impacts. Support in the generation of manufacturing routings, BOM’s and the generation of the supporting technical information.

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 Responsibilities

  • Is the point of contact for technical input into the ERP system
  • Responsible for establishing feasible solutions to design and engineering problems where precedence does not exist.
  • Translate design intent into technical manufacturing data.
  • Responsible for the generation and maintenance of shop floor documentation.
  • Help and Advise Engineering Colleagues with engineering queries and changes through the works query note process.
  • Assist Engineering colleagues with the development of new parts and product introduction.
  • Manages electronic data transfer and data management.

Position Requirements


  • Min HNC/HND


  • Engineering experience in a manufacturing environment (Aerospace desirable).
  • Use of ERP systems. (SAP desirable)
  • Experience of creation and maintenance of routings and BoMs.
  • Experience of configuration and change management

Key Competencies:

  • Must be computer literate and have a working knowledge of company systems.
  • Sound knowledge of multi-discipline engineering practices, processes and procedures
  • Sound knowledge of Multi-discipline Engineering fundamental
  • Creation and maintenance of bills of materials
  • Creation and maintenance of manufacturing Routings and process flows.

Other skills/Abilities/ Personal Attributes


  • CAD Experience. (Desirable)
  • Good understanding of spoken and written English.


  • Ability to work using own initiative
  • Ability to work as a team and individual.
  • Ability to react and support to operational requirements.

About us:

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan, we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

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