Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Production Engineer


Job Description:

Orion are proud to exclusively partner with an engineering business located in the heart of Buckinghamshire, whose reputation has been built on a robust and consistent product solution, serving multiple industries across the UK and EU. Despite this long lasting legacy, the business keeps their foot on the innovation pedal and are continuing to better and improve their processes with significant investment into their shop floor. 

As a result they are looking to recruit a Production Engineer who will pave the way in making the most of their existing equipment. 

As one of the newly appointed Production Engineers you will take the lead on either of the following; 

  • Understanding existing, industrial machinery such as; CNC, Lathe, Milling and work on process improvements to make the most out of the equipment. 
  • On this existing equipment, run reports to collate and analyse data to gain a deeper understanding on product wastage, downtime, product failures 
  • Work with the production team on implementing new production processes and ensure that SOP's are re-written
  • Be the SME of the shop floor equipment and keep a close eye via report running to keep tabs on Right First Time, Equipment Efficiency and ROI 

As the Production Engineer they will reward you with: 

  • 25 Days Holiday (plus 8 for BH)
  • Sick Pay Scheme 
  • Health Care Cash Plan 
  • Company Pension (4%) 
  • Life Assurance 

We will be excited to hear from you if you can demonstrate:

  • HND / HNC in an engineering related subject 
  • Have worked in a LEAN environment 
  • Solid experience and examples of where you have run CI projects and improved equipment on the shop floor
  • Have demonstrable experience of improving machinery and be a data driven individual 

HIT 'APPLY NOW' if you are a Production Engineer or Manufacturing Engineer looking for your next step in engineering

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    25 Days Holiday (plus 8 for BH) Sick Pay Scheme Health Care Cash Plan Company Pension (4%) Life Assurance

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    2+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    HND/HNC or equivalent