£35,000 - £45,000
A world leading provider of technologically advanced radar and communication systems is looking for a Production Engineer to provide the essential linkage through the product design stages into manufacture.
Key accountabilities -
+ Provide Shop Floor Support - resolve problems with processes and product designs.
+ Provide written specifications, procedures and instructions to assist operational staff to assemble, process and test electronic products effectively and efficiently.
+ Recommend and design tooling and jigs where appropriate with focus on right first time every time (poka-yoke philosophy)
+ Investigate and implement product design improvements in conjunction with relevant technical authorities to reduce cost, ease assembly and improve quality and reliability.
+ Investigate and implement new processes and carry out improvements to existing processes in order to reduce costs and improve process capability.
+ Advise and assist with design of New Products to ensure suitability for manufacture.
+ In collaboration with supply chain to reduce cost and remove non-value activity for supply chain process end to end.
Skills and knowledge required -
+ Minimum of HNC in Mechanical/Production/Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering
+ Precision mechanical or electrical engineering background in manufacturing
+ Knowledge or experience of circuit board assembly processes.
+ Knowledge or experience of the design and manufacture of safety enclosures.
+ Experience of Safety Risk assessments including high voltages
+ Knowledge of high voltage power supply manufacture