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Production Engineer

Are you a Production Engineer looking for a new opportunity?

JMC Recruitment are currently working with a leading Engineering and Manufacturing Organisation that is currently embarking on a major transformation program and  are looking for an experienced Production Engineer to join their expanding team.

This is a permanent role based in Stansted.

Reporting to the General Manager the Production Engineer will be responsible for managing the efficient workflow through a Sheet Metal Facility, New Product Introduction (NPI), looking at continuous improvement (CI) opportunities and the use of Lean Manufacturing methodologies.

Duties include:

  • Developing, documenting, and introducing new and existing manufacturing processes
  • Identifying areas of “waste” within production.
  • Adapting and developing manufacturing methods to ensure optimal output
  • Creating/updating work instructions, process sheets, routings to ensure maximal efficiencies
  • Leading problem solving projects linked to deliverables and identified manufacturing issues
  • Providing support to operators and drive continuous improvement mentality
  • Working with tooling manufactures to develop best methods of manufacture
  • Assisting with Material Review Board (MRB) support to existing programs to ensure any process deviation or product faults are reviewed and corrected
  • Reducing scrap and rework and support improvement activities
  • Helping to cost new opportunities and assist commercial in quoting
  • Working with customers, suppliers and Quality Engineers as required
  • Managing workflow to reduce bottle necks and identify single points of failure.
  • Ensuring H&S requirements are maintained and adhered to

The successful Production Engineer will be able to demonstrate the below skills and attributes:

  • Experience of Lean Manufacturing and or Continual Improvement Techniques
  • Manufacturing experience within a Sheet Metal environment
  • Good knowledge in Kaizen activities such as 5S and Value Stream Mapping
  • Confident in Material Review Board discussions
  • Ability to pull together a team and lead them
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels in business from shop floor to CEO
  • Experience in the Aerospace, Automotive or other regulated industries
  • Experience of problem-solving techniques and root cause analysis
  • HNC/HND in the relevant mechanical discipline associated with Production Engineering
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office or similar
  • Full right to work in the UK already in place

If you think this is the role for you and you have the necessary skills and attributes, please apply today or contact JMC Recruitment for more details.

Please note that due to the high level of applicants we will only be contacting shortlisted candidates regarding this role.

For this opportunity JMC Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an employment agency.

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JMC Recruitment Solutions Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales. Registration No. 06583787. Registered company address - Unit 1, First Floor, Exeter International Office Park, Clyst Honiton, Devon, EX5 2HL

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