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Production Engineering Team Leader

  • Location:

    Wantage, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Quality and Manufacturing

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  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:


JOB- Production Engineering Team Leader
LOCATION- Oxfordshire
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £42,000-£46,000 plus other benefits

My client is looking for a Production Engineering Team Leader to join a market leading manufacturer in electronics & electro-mechanical systems on a permanent basis in the Oxfordshire area

The Production Engineering Team Leader will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Ideally Degree Qualified in Electronics Engineering / Mechanical or Production Engineering
  • Quick thinking, methodical Engineer to lead the Production Engineering team
  • Energetic individual looking to consistently deliver quality work under pressure with a meticulous approach to quality
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of the business
  • Experience within Lean Manufacturing
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to coach and mentor
  • Keen problem solver with a focus on detail and leadership

The Production Engineering Team Leader role will involve:

  • Become a product expert in order to manage existing products through their product life cycle
  • Working alongside the Design Engineer to help take the projects from the initial design phase through to production
  • Support and manage firs time pass yield (FTPY) to hit company target
  • Developing jigs and fixtures and tooling for product manufacture and R&D testing
  • Creating production work and test instructions
  • Manage transition of product into higher volume manufacturing techniques
  • Good knowledge of Problem-solving techniques RCA tools such as Process FMEA, 8D & control plans
  • Contribute to continual improvement initiatives within the team
  • Facilitate the design, build and documentation of test jigs for production or sub-contract use

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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