Production Engineer

Emtech Engineering Ltd
£28000 - £33000/annum Pension
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to expansion within their facility, our client a well established reputable manufacturing organisation requires an experienced Production Engineer who can come on site and ‘hit the ground running’.


The main purpose of a Production Engineer is to interpret design information and generate manufacturing instructions to enable products to be manufactured effectively, safely and in accordance with required specification and standards and to contractually agreed dates.

Principal responsibilities

Generate and issue manufacturing instructions and route cards in accordance with the issue program.
Ensure that all manufacturing instructions are legible and take due account of tolerances, standards and safe practice.
Ensure that all manufacturing instructions are practical and effective thereby promoting lowest cost manufacture.
Generate work instructions / procedures as required and promote their use.
Produce detailed manufacturing instructions (2D CAD drawings, work instructions and some NC information)
Engagement with production to develop and improve processes and Tooling
Contribute to the development of production routes to improve quality, safety and efficiency
Assist with the resolution of production related problems
Manage the implementation of new products to production in conjunction with Engineering & Assurance.
Work with all departments to develop continual improvement of core business processes
Responsible for maintaining and improving site and process capability by ensuring plant and equipment is maintained and renewed as required by business needs (including participating in any CAPEX submissions and justifications).
Continually work to drive manufacturing cost and process times down

The job holder must have the following:

A minimum of 5 years experience in a metal fabrication environment
A minimum of HND or equivalent in mechanical or production engineering
In depth understanding of technical drawings and a good ability to use 2D CAD
Experience of using a manufacturing control system

This is an exciting opportunity to work for an organisation that is going through considerable growth; therefore this could lead to other exciting opportunities within the organisation.

This is a full time permanent position and my client is offering an attractive starting salary of up to £33,000 per annum. Other benefits include pension and 33 days holiday entitlement.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to match this role, then please do not hesitate to apply by sending in your CV direct through this Job Board or for any questions please call Laura Williams on (Apply online only)