Production Engineer

Recruiter
Matchtech
Location
Southampton
Salary
£35000 - £39000/annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Production Engineer will support and provide technical expertise to the team in order to satisfy department objectives. As a Production Engineer you will implement appropriate practices to evaluate production metrics that will lead to process improvement activities, to ensure an efficient manufacturing environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* The Production Engineer will support validation, process engineering, equipment design and build, budget and time line control.
* Appraise, specify, develop, commission and test and validate new and existing production automated systems and equipment
* Conduct equipment & process: safety compliance assessments, appraisals, capability studies and validation/verifications programmes in accordance regulatory requirements
* Initiate and support statistical process control programmes for manufacturing systems; including analysis of variation, DoE and problem solving - Six Sigma tools
* Implementing validated and verified process improvements, including optimisation of productivity, yield and quality
* Prepare documentation in preparation for key milestones: FAT, SAT, DOE's, IQ, OQ, PQ's

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

* Engineering degree or equivalent
* Experience working within a highly regulated industry
* Manufacturing environment experience
* Lean methodologies experience