Production Engineer

32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP35000/annum
11 Aug 2017
08 Sep 2017
Contract Type
My Client is a successful manufacturing business witnessing exponential growth over the last 12 month. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced production engineer to act as a technical lead with regards to new Product Introduction, process and problem resolution.

The Role

* Recommendation and validation of new equipment and processes within manufacturing
* Leads continuous improvements projects that achieve key design and product cost targets
* Investigate technical issues and designs, implement solutions.
* Technical lead in staff development across the business
* Support the Engineering manager in providing specific technical direction and support to other engineering staff.
* Support cross functional activities
* Ensure all process are compliant with national and legal regulations
* Instill Poke Yoke to enhance Quality and Productivity of the process.
* Maintains up-to-date knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental legislation.
* Technical presentations for future activities
* Initiates and manages change controls, maintain records and reporting systems.
* There may be requirement to work on shift sometimes (6-2 or 2-10)

The Candidates

* At least 5 years experience operating in a similar role is essential
* Experience of managing projects is essential.
* Good understand of Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma and 5S disciples.
* Educated to degree level or equivalent in an Engineering discipline

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