Production Engineer

County of Herefordshire
12 Aug 2017
09 Sep 2017
Contract Type
This rapidly expanding and market leading engineering group is looking to recruit an experienced Production Engineer.

Responsibilities include -

1. Manufacture, and actively progress prototypes and preproduction models through all areas of the business working closely with Engineering and Product Managers to develop and create processes and time studies;
2. Oversee and compile first off design and manufacturing issues;
3. Organising first off dimensional checks;
4. Facilitating the design/manufacture of internal racking to avoid handling issues;
5. Overseeing the manufacture of tooling and proving the first off, and alterations due to any quality issues;
6. Work centre cell creation, optimising flow and removing handling wastes;
7. Health and safety risk assessments;
8. Identification and implementation of continuous improvement on the assigned customers. The use of lean tools and project management will play an integral part of the role to engage teams in CI activities.
9. Supervise relevant personnel;
10. Have a good understanding of steel processing operations, welding and the assembly of complex products.
11. Be involved in other projects and work which use your skills and abilities