Senior Production Engineer
Isle of Wight
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Relocation package or Hover pass
Job Title: Senior Production Engineer
Salary: CIRCA £45,000 + benefits (includes relocation package or Hover Pass)
Location: Isle of White
To lead the development & improvement of production processes, procedures and products for manufacturing.
To advise and undertake best practice in DFM, product assembly, capital procurement and new technology implementation. To act as a facilitator for communications between the production and the design teams.
To ensure the introduction of new products and changes to existing products are implemented with thought to the operational impact of the designs.
Key Tasks: To undertake Project Management of Improvement Projects and the introduction of products into production. You will manage Production Engineers and the production engineering workload. Implementation of lean manufacturing processes and products. Inputting into the design & supply of component parts for products. Managing the generation of Best Current Practice documents, standard times, bill of materials, takt times and visual management systems. Implementation of production tooling & jigs and the training of operators when necessary. You will be a member of quality improvement teams. Liaise with subcontractors and suppliers for component parts and sub assembly supply. Capital expenditure justification & negotiation for plant and equipment. Introduction of new products to manufacturing. Look at factory layout & moves planning. Investigating new technologies. *From time to time undertake other areas of project work as required.
Essential requirements: HND, HNC or Degree in Engineering Discipline 5 years minimum in Production Engineering in Electro/Mechanical product environment *Experience with DFM best practice
Knowledge if surface mount technology
Component assembly and soldering experience
New technology standards in manufacturing
As a Senior Production Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (CIRCA £45k dependant on experience) and a comprehensive benefits package. Send your CV or call today for more information on this Senior Production Engineer opportunity. You will be required to obtain a minimum of SC security clearance. If you do not hold an active SC clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying Only applications from people eligible to work in the UK will be considered. Unfortunately for this role we cannot offer sponsorship
Posted 22 days ago