Production Engineer

Production Engineer

  • ISO 9001; Value Stream Mapping, 6S, KanBan, Kaizen, MRL, PFMEA and SPC

  • Kidderminster, Worcestershire

  • Salary dependent on experience

A cutting edge Aerospace & Defence organisation have a unique opportunity for a Production Engineer to join their Operations team.

Key areas of responsibility for the role includes - Production Engineer

  • Responsible for increasing manufacturing productivity by an agreed % per annum in line with Site targets

  • Responsible for supporting operations on daily issues

  • Responsible for leading Capex projects from justification through specification, procurement and validation

  • Lead / attend engineering / technical review meetings and present work status and provide feedback where required

  • To work closely with the Quality Engineers to improve equipment capability in line with site specific targets

  • Assess the manufacturing requirements associated with a product, compare to existing capabilities and make recommendations for development

  • Collaborate with supplier representatives to ensure the newest technology and consumables are being used to drive process and quality efficiency and create RFQ specifications for key manufacturing equipment

  • To work closely with the Quality Engineers on root cause analysis and corrective action plans

Essential Qualifications - Production Engineer

  • A HNC or HND qualification or higher in a relevant Engineering discipline or equivalent
  • Previous proven experience in a production manufacturing environment

Experience - Production Engineer

  • Previous experience within a production environment in a Manufacturing Engineering role

  • Previous experience in lean manufacturing tools and techniques, including, but not limited to; value stream mapping, 6S, KanBan, Kaizen, MRL, PFMEA and SPC

  • Experience in Manufacturing Engineering in an ISO 9001 environment

  • Experience in project delivery and problem solving

Could you be a suitable candidate for this role? Apply now to find out more.