Turning Production Engineer / Process Engineer

North Tyneside
22 Feb 2019
22 Mar 2019
Process / Chemical
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Production Engineer (Turning)

Location: North Shields, Tyne & Wear

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

The Company is based in North Shields, they are a sub-contract, precision engineering company that provides machining services to market-leading, global companies in a variety of sectors such as Oil & Gas, Medical, Automotive & Motorsport.

Purpose of the Role:

To provide technical support to the turning team with the aim of improving efficiency & quality within the section. Implement standard operating procedures that support the continuous improvement initiatives currently being rolled out throughout the business.

Manage all aspects of the tooling, including budgets, ordering & new product implementation. Manage maintenance schedules for all of the machines.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

* Provide Technical Support to the Turning Team
* Liaise with their Tooling Company Partner on all aspects of tooling
* Manage the Monthly Tooling Budget
* Tooling Purchases
* Review Drawings & Route Card Machining Sequences
* Manage the Service Schedule for the Machines
* Knowledge of Milling & Offline CAD/CAM advantageous
* Previous Experience of Lean Manufacturing, 5s & Continuous Improvement also an advantage
* To work in a safe and efficient manner at all times, adhering to policies and procedures relating to Health and Safety
* When required, support other areas of the business when and where the need arises as directed by senior managers

The ideal Candidate will have/ be:

* Extensive experience in an engineering role within a sub contract manufacturing business
* Extensive knowledge of tooling within a sub contract manufacturing business
* Hands on experience of both programming & operating CNC Lathes is essential
* Hands on experience of both programming & operating CNC Milling machines is an advantage
* CAD/CAM Experience
* Excellent communication skills, both verbal and non-verbal
* Friendly and professional attitude when dealing with colleagues, customers and suppliers
* Computer literate, with the ability to use all aspects of MS Office
* The ability to adapt to change and meet deadlines, whilst remaining calm under pressure
* Self-motivated and able to work unsupervised
* Willing to undertake any training relevant to the role

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