Production Engineer

Andover, UK
01 Jun 2019
21 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Key Responsibilities and Deliverables

* Engineering owner of key manufacturing processes

* Lead the refinement and optimisation of processes via lean methodologies (e.g. DMAIC, 5 Whys, Ishikawa diagrams)

* Create process flow and value stream maps of production areas

* Able to lead DFMEAs/PFMEAs and document process risk assessments

* Implement yield monitoring and reporting in a busy production environment

* Structured data-centric approach to work and problem solving

* Manage projects for yield improvement, time reduction and cost reduction activities

* Research, evaluate and detail specifications for new equipment

* Visit new suppliers to perform trials and FATs

* Support new product introduction

* Write work instruction documents for new processes and train manufacturing staff

Experience & Qualifications

* Proven and strong electro-mechanical background, ideally across multiple industries

* Prior experience in production / process engineering

* Design and implementation of new production equipment

* Optical engineering experience and knowledge, particularly with production of ideally optical resin but as a minimum glass component manufacturing with vacuum coating / other deposition technologies

* An understanding of polymer based manufacturing and the chemistry of base powders, liquids and solvents would also be ideal

* Solid experience in technical problem solving

* Confident writing documentation in Microsoft Word and analysing data in Microsoft Excel

* 2D and 3D engineering CAD design and drawings (e.g. in AutoCAD, SolidWorks)

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

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