Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer – Manufacturing

01 Mar 2017
29 Mar 2017
Alanna Doyle
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Production Engineer

Location: Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire

Salary: circa £40,000

Our client is a leading British designer, innovator and manufacturer of exterior lighting solutions. The company are currently looking for a Production Engineer to join their growing team that is passionate about making a difference and exceeding customer expectations.

Job Role:

The main focus of this role will be bridging the gap between design and manufacture for new product designs. The Company is now moving into volume production and therefore experience in the introduction or improvement of volume production lines is essential.

The Production Engineer will plan and coordinate production engineering processes on daily basis to produce high quality products at the best possible costs.

* Work with Design to ensure a seamless transfer of new products from Design to the Production.
* Develop process improvements to effectively utilise equipment and materials to maximise production to optimise work flow and cell designs for shop throughput
* Perform engineering analysis to reduce downtime and outages and evaluate current production activities and make recommendations for improvements.
* Provide engineering support for production and maintenance activities to ensure maximum production.
* Implement cost reduction initiatives while maintaining high quality standards and develop operating instructions and equipment specifications for production activities.
* Develop best practices to improve production capacity, quality and reliability.
* Investigate problems, analyse root causes and derive resolutions.

The Candidate:

* The right candidate will have experience of volume manufacturing.
* They must be able to challenge where they see the need for things to change.

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Candidates with experience of: Production Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, High Volume Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineer, Process Engineer, Operations Engineer, Production Projects Engineer, Design Engineer, Engineering Manager, Production Operations, Project Coordinator, Project Management, will also be considered for this role.