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Production Engineer

 

Position:

Production Engineer

 

Main Purpose of the job

Undertake project management of major engineering and construction projects –

Particularly in the transition of CAD to machined parts. Liaise across various business professionals

to deliver designs equipped for manufacturing and providing solutions to problems concerning the

design and manufacturing processes.

Responsibilities:

Work closely with Design Technicians and Production team

Compile work method instructions (SOPs) - design new systems and processes for the introduction

of new products and the improvement of existing ones

Implement production test procedures and methods for components and vehicles

Evaluate components for manufacturability

Evaluate and provide solutions to production process problems

Develop, install, procure and maintain equipment used in the manufacturing processes

Specify new tools/ machinery and processes, and help manage their implementation

Improve factory/machinery layout to achieve better material flows and process control

Design/ make jigs, tools, fixtures, templates

Identify major process improvement projects

Improve product routing in machining areas

Carryout data analysis

Keep up to date with current and developing trends in the manufacturing industry,

at a national and international level

Keep manufacturing costs as low as possible without affecting the cost of quality

Keep up to date with legislative changes effecting all manufacturing processes

Qualifications:           

Engineering Degree or equivalent

Knowledge and Experience:

Experience of working within a production engineer role – carrying out all traditional aspects.

Experience of handling multi-projects

CAD systems (3D CAD)

Production engineering techniques and processes

Lean manufacturing techniques

Attributes:

Strong problem solving and analytical skills

Good communications skills

Persuasive

Good organisational skills

Ability to work on own initiative

Team player

Normal Hours of work: 

Monday to Thursday - 8.00am - 17.00pm

Friday - 8.00am - 13.00pm

The post holder would be required to work the hours necessary to fulfil the requirements of the role.

Candidates must be prepared to be flexible as required by business needs.

How to Apply:

Please forward an up to date copy of your CV to recruitment@erwinhymergroup.co.uk

Closing date:

22 Jun 2018