Production Engineer- Machine Shop

Recruiter
Location
Kent
Salary
£38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
26 May 2017
Ref
1162818
Contact
Alisna Magar
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A market leading engineering / manufacturing company are now looking for a Production Engineer to join their brand new facilities in Kent. This is a fantastic opportunity for a self-motivated, enthusiastic production engineer to use their skills and experience in order to progress within the company.

Within this role you will:

* Manage projects to drive process improvements and see them through to successful conclusion
* Guide and develop a small team of engineers
* Apply best practice manufacturing techniques during your day to day work
* Role model continuous improvement methodologies and use data collection and analysis to support this
* Conduct and lead problem-solving activities
* Manage the implementation of new products,processes and components within the machine shop
* Work from engineering drawings, liase with the design engineering team and help support R&D

Ideally you will have:

* Lean manufacturing experience within a manufacturing environment
* Autocad & ProEngineer CAD software experience
* Knowledge of Parametric and/or Macro B for turning & milling machines