Production Engineer

Recruiter
TQR Consultancy Ltd
Location
Plymouth
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experienced Production Engineer required to join a leading worldwide manufacturer. The successful candidate must have strong experience and knowledge of Process Improvement gained within manufacturing environment. This is an exciting opportunity to join a world class manufacturer within its field.

Key Responsibilities:

• Turning concepts and layouts into fully specified designs with comprehensive costs.
• Continuously improve the performance of the process, equipment and production procedures.
• Specify install and commission capital equipment.
• Responsibility for new processes and process changes.
• The support of existing production processes & people by driving continuous improvement effort.
• The writing of precise work instructions and SOPs.
• Review process improvements – by calculating OEE overall equipment effectiveness
• Reducing equipment changeover / set up times by using SMED.
• Playing a key role in a lean transition through the use of a range of established lean tools.

Experience / Qualifications Required:

• Ideally qualified to degree level with a minimum of a HNC in Mechanical or Production Engineering.
• Extensive experience in Manufacturing/ Production engineering.
• Experience of FMEA/APQP.
• CNC Programming experience advantageous (Fanuc controls).
• Experience in problem solving by using formal techniques such as Root Cause Analysis.
• Diligent with project management, supporting paperwork and documentation.
• Ideally IOSH certified.
• Are prepared to accept full responsibility for new processes and process changes
• Have experience of carrying out thorough and in depth risk assessments

If you are an experienced Production Engineer, and are currently looking for a new challenge, then please submit an up to date CV by using the ‘apply’ button below

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