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Production Engineer

  • Location:

    Oxford, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Quality and Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:


JOB- Production Engineer
LOCATION- Oxfordshire
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £30,000-£38,000 with great benefits

My client is looking for a Production Engineer to join their business on a permanent basis in the Oxfordshire area. The ideal candidate will identify & implement best manufacturing practices for manufacturing of New products from Development into Production.

The Production Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Ideally hold a Bachelors degree or have work-time served experience in Mechanical Engineering
  • CAD experience beneficial
  • Previous involvement in NPI would be beneficial
  • Be able to read & interpret engineering drawings
  • Proven background in electronic / circuit jigs
  • Strong background with production tool manufacture
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Competent in problem solving, planning and decision making
  • Ability to work individually or as a team

The Production Engineer role will involve:

  • Creating/ updating work instructions, process sheets, testing/validation plans
  • Work closely with the Lean team to develop and implement best practices, routines and solutions to improve production rates, Quality and output
  • Come up with innovative manufacturing solutions for parts
  • Processing ECR’s and producing corrective actions, participating in change request reviews
  • Assembly and wire electro-mechanical assemblies with reference to assembly drawings, BOMs and wiring/schematic drawings
  • Participate in NPI reviews to ensure only most production efficient designs are released into production
  • Delivering continuous improvement, operational excellence, and lean improvements
  • Identify & present ideas for improving productions processes improving profitability, quality and throughput or H&S.

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.

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