Production Engineer

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  • Location:

    Hayes, London

  • Sector:

    Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hannah Pepper

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Production Engineer


£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