Role details

Production Engineer

Chelmsford   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • looking for a dynamic Production Engineer in Chelmsford
  • A world leading manufacturer, selling into global markets

About Our Client

My client is a world leader in the Manufacturing and Production of bespoke equipment for various markets on a global scale and are looking for a Production Engineer for their site in Chelmsford.

After experiencing healthy growth this year, my client is looking to increase manufacturing to meet multiple market demand.

Job Description

The Manufacturing and Production of my clients product is in demand. To meet this demand the Production team require a Production Engineer. The job responsibilities include -

  • Actively Participating in continuous improvement projects including:Process mapping, improving product flow through detailed analysis and improving shop floor layout.
  • Programming, proving and operating several machines including robotic welding, laser tube cutting, CNC profile machining and punching equipment. Training other Engineers and operatives where necessary.
  • Prepare cost analysis and justification for new products and product improvements for project evaluation.
  • Creation of Manufacturing support documents, such as process sheets, work instructions and control plans to minimize process defects and increase productivity.
  • Proactively working with the design team for the development and implementation of new and existing products, whilst providing support to other departments with product changes and introductions, together with on going process improvements.
  • Research, justification and implementation of new manufacturing processes and methods.
  • Undertake detailed time studies to BS standards for the manufacturing processes at the site. Record and document all time study work and use this for recommendations as part of the continuous improvement activity.
  • Creation and maintenance of the systems for BOMS manufacturing routes and standard operating procedures.
  • Working with the suppliers to ensure on time delivery of parts and products and cost reduction improvements.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Production Engineer role will have -

  • Excellent communication skills - verbal and written.
  • Self drive to project completion within agreed timescales.
  • A Proven track record in Production Engineering in high volumes and bespoke low volume Manufacturing.
  • The ability to communicate effectively internally and externally as required.

What's on Offer

Salary is between £30,000 and £40,000

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