Senior Production Engineer

£35000 - £40000/annum
12 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Engineer / Manufacturing / Mechanical / NPI / New Product / Electro-Mechanical / Tooling / Test / New Product / Assembly / Design / Continuous Improvement / Lean

Responsible for supporting production, both in the UK and abroad, by offering technical expertise to enable improvements and cost reductions; the Senior Production Engineer will be central to developing new process and tooling for NPI & continuous improvement.


* As the Senior Production Engineer you will responsible for the design of tooling for new products including test fixtures & assembly aids
* Offer technical assistance to the shop floor in order to support existing products processes and tooling
* Defining the assembly process by means of layout and Work instructions for product build and any required equipment training.
* Provide technical support on manufacturability of new designs and processes to ensure design for manufacture adhered to.
* Maintain production equipment to ensure continuous operation and high quality of products through the production process


* Lead project teams on continuous improvement of existing processes and introduce lean and 5S
* Degree level or above in a Mechanical Engineering discipline (HND/HNC considered if extensive industry experience)
* Previous manufacturing environment exposure is essential
* Experienced with NPI process (DFM , DFMEA, FMEA)
* Working knowledge of 3DCAD design & manipulation
* Experience of continuous improvement and implementing lean & 5s
* CNC machine shop knowledge would be desirable

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application