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Production Engineer


Job Description:

My client is a market leading electronics company who are looking for a Production Engineer to join their growing team of specialists. This establish company of considerable industry repute has recently seen unprecedented growth and is thus looking for an Production Engineer to provide an efficient assembly process flow and effective control plan for new products and newly introduced legacy products, targeting a right first time build. The successful applicant will be entered an environment in which they are exposed to a diverse range of industries; Aerospace, Defence, Security and Energy, and Medical to name but a few.       Responsibilities of the Production Engineer:
  • All critical and specific customer requirements are captured and considered during manufacturing/process steps/ routing creation
  • Required and appropriate tooling
  • Visual aids and other assembly instructions are provided
  • Conducting PFMEA to identify the associated risks and establish control prior to the manufacture of new products
  • Facilitating Process, Quality, and Cycle Time/UPH improvement, involving representatives from other departments to promote teamwork and awareness
  • Promoting quality awareness
  • Standardising procedures
  • Designing fixtures and jigs required during PCB and Box Build Assembly
  • Assembly monitoring to minimize downtime
  • Carrying out post build reviews
  • Identifying design faults and raising suggestions through DFX Analysis
  • Promoting continuous improvement and Quality Awareness
  • Mentoring Production Engineering Technicians / Quality Technicians / Process Technicians
  • Implementing best known method and fool- proof solutions
  • Assisting on customer, regulatory or standards audit when required
  • Process and procedure documentation  
  Experience/Qualifications of Production Engineer:    
  • Degree in Electronics, Manufacturing, Electro-Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages
  • Adept in Root Cause Analysis through 8D and other problem solving techniques
  • Knowledge in process control
  • Experience on Quality Control Tools
  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Execution and  MRP/ERP Systems
  • Good understanding and experience on ISO9001, IPC-J-Std-001, IPC-A-610, AS9100 is essential
  • Knowledge on IPC-A-600, NADCAP, Continuous Improvement, Lean, 6 Sigma, SPC, OEE
  • Knowledge and experience in manufacturing process (i.e. SMT, Wave Soldering etc )
  If you're interested in the Production Engineer role please click apply now
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    5+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    HND/HNC or equivalent