Production Engineer

Travail Employment Group
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: Production Engineer
Salary: £28,000 - £34,000 depending upon experience
Location: Sheffield
Duration: Permanent
Hours: 37 hours per week, 9am - 5pm
Benefits: Company Pension and Life Assurance Scheme, Westfield Healthcare Scheme, Free Car Parking, Staff Canteen, 25 Days Annual Leave plus 8 Stats (33 in total)

Our client specialises in the design and manufacture of high integrity steel fixings and employs over 500 people nationwide. Aiming to be the biggest supplier of steel fixings, our client has 3 sites located across the UK as well as another 10 overseas offices.
Working at the head office in Sheffield, as a Production Engineer you will be tasked with reviewing & developing processes to increase volume and efficiency whilst reporting to the Operations Manager.
Day to duties will include but aren't limited to:
Involvement in continuous improvement activities with the aim of reducing cost, and increasing quality and efficiencies
Enforcing all site Health, Safety and Quality policy and procedures
Managing specific production projects
Analysing current manufacturing practice's and developing KPI's accordingly
Providing engineering support to all elements of Sheffield's Manufacturing processes and Applying lean manufacturing principles on a daily basis
Identify and eliminate NVA activities via application of lean/6 sigma principles
We are keen to speak to candidate's who have a strong background in engineering with the desire to progress and develop within a company.
Other key requirements include -
Degree in Manufacturing / Engineering or similar
Lean or 6 Sigma trained
Proven experience of leading and participating in improvement projects
Have excellent communication skills

In return our client is offering an extremely attractive package including a salary of 28,000 - 34,000 and additional benefits including a company pension and life assurance scheme, Westfield healthcare scheme, free car parking, staff canteen, 25 days annual leave 8 stats (33 in total), sick pay scheme and various social activities paid for by the company.

For further information regarding this opportunity, please contact Sonia Mosley on or e-mail a copy of your CV to Sonia.

Travail Employment Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Travail has been established since 1977 and has a network of national braches. Our Sheffield branch was opened in 1997 and has specialist consultants who each deal with different market segments. To apply for this or other similar roles in Sheffield, Rotherham or Dronfield, Please contact our office on .